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I must be missing something really obvious here. I haven't used Earbits, but as a streaming service, why not enforce things like this server-side, rather than trying to suppress pirates from distributing the cracked client app?

(No victim-blaming or other moral subtext intended. Just curious.)

You're missing the fact that it's about music piracy.

I don't see how it has to be about music piracy. Software piracy is just as real.

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