Archive for April, 2016
In what I’m labeling as AppSumo Gate, etailer Appsumo upset quite a lot of people when their latest offered slammed Michael J Fox for his disease, Parkinsons.
In an attempt at “humour” to sell a wallet sized phone tripod, AppSumo claimed that a tripod would avoid the sort of camera shake has Michael J Fox been behind the lens.
The copy was fairly quickly edited with the “joke” removed after the product manufacturer realised what had been said.
But such is the beast of social media, that the legend of AppSumo Gate, lives on in over 109 comments, and of course this blog post…