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Wednesday, February 11, 2009

Generosity Pays Off For iPhone Game Developer

When the iPhone game ‘Whack'em All’ was hacked, the developer engaged the game’s hacker instead of taking an aggressive stance. The dialogue had a surprising effect. Sales increased 100%, pirates donated money and the game is now available free of charge.

Here is a link to the article:

And here is a video demonstration of the game; if you're curious: