Just days after launching Peace, a paid ad-blocking app that quickly became a beloved top seller, developer Marco Arment pulled the product and offered a refund to customers, citing a crisis of conscience about hurting businesses that depend on ad revenue. What do you think?
“He’s right. As consumers, we have a moral obligation to those whose job it is to keep us from reading the news.”Sharon Delcanto Parade Float Driver
“But profiting from the financial ruin of fellow businesses is the American dream.”Monty McLeod Unemployed
“The only thing close to a proper apology would be a new app that provides extra advertising.”Will Mullen Experimental Dentist