Android's licensing service turns is said to be easy to bypass. The licensing service introduced a few months back was introduced as a means of copy protection for Android applications.
Website Android Police reports that the workaround is extremely simple. They even show it off in a video, and it looks to be extremely easy. As it is right now, it's hard to monetize apps on the Android market. This can only make things more frustrating for developers.
Hacking and cracking on the iPhone and iPad are also very painless procedures, some people just get their Apps for free through pirate channels. We even learned recently that 40 percent of jailbroken phones are used to pirate Apps.
[via Android Police]