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    Home Forums Outside the box The Junk Drawer Ghacks.net is now owned by Softonic

    This topic contains 2 replies, has 3 voices, and was last updated by  Alex5723 1 week, 3 days ago.

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      Ghacks has a new owner

      Softonic’s privacy policy now applies.

      It’s difficult to remain optimistic in view of Softonic’s history until about five years ago.

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      OscarCP
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      Not great news for me, at least, as Ghacks has been one of my main sources of reliable information in recent years — while I have been weary of using Softonic downloads for about just as long.

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      Alex5723
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      Ghacks has been one of my main sources of reliable information in recent years

      It was for me too. Martin does promise that Ghacks will remain independent of Softonic with free to publish as usual. I hope it remains so.

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