abandonware


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abandonware

(əˈbændənˌwɛə)
n
(Computer Science) computer software which is no longer sold or supported by its publisher
[C20: from abandon + (soft)ware]
References in periodicals archive ?
KHONG, OLIVE, Orphan Works, Abandonware and the Missing Market for Copy Righted Goods, en IJI&IT 2007, p.
The problem of sleeping owner parallels the problem of orphan works and abandonware in copyright.
2007), 'Orphan Works, Abandonware and the Missing Market for Copyright Goods', International Journal of Law and Information Technology 15, 54-89