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Windows 7: Alternatives for CCleaner

01 Mar 2018   #11
Paul Black

7 HP SP1 64-bit Vista HB SP2 32-bit Linux Mint 18.3
 
 

Hi ICIT2LOL,
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It just seems to me that the good softwares that prove to be popular and are good are bought up by larger fish in the sea and I just think they are never the same and the same could be said for a lot of other things not just software.
I couldn't agree more!
Unfortunately, this is the way things are now.
It is the high tech society that we live in and the fast pace and expections of life itself.
This along with individuals setting themselves expectations that could possibly be beyond them will cause added pressures and downfalls.
Bring back the good old days.


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01 Mar 2018   #12
ICIT2LOL

Desk1 7 Home Prem / Desk2 10 Pro / Main lap Asus ROG 10 Pro 2 laptop Toshiba 7 Pro Asus P2520 7 & 10
 
 

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Bring back the good old days.
Well not too old Paul but I know what you mean but the thing is I think it is not so much a point that technology is creeping forward and creeping is quite an apt term for what I see as being ownership by stealth but in the main it is driven I think by greed.

Given that we are now in the age of an "open book" approach as in Windows 10 for example I feel less than happy using some of the newer stuff especially if as I said it has been taken over by some conglomerate that has steamrollered over some great but small companies to the detriment of that companies great product, and I feel that CCleaner is just one example.

It sort of leaves you wondering who will own everything eventually and that is a distinct possibilty I reckon.

Sorry to be such a pessimist but being very cynical now I have to think that way. Frankly I am surprised that some versions of Linux applications have not been "turned" by the pressures of financing the technology
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