I recently came to the sad realization that fully two thirds of my blog traffic is drawn not by my incisive wit or fascinating Web finds (is any? ;-)), but by geniuses looking for free CS3 serial numbers. Somehow I became Google’s top hit for "cs3 serial," and my stats reflect it. Lame.
Now I see that attempts to steal Photoshop can result in machines turned into spam-spraying zombies. So, not only are people sticking it to software inventors; they’re sticking it to everyone else (and themselves) by coughing more pollution into the Net. How’s that for a crummy little cherry on top? Additional info. [Via John Dowdell]