July 21, 2012
MarkBernstein.org
 

Marco Arment

Pulp, Wallet, and Sparrow have been acquired. Marco Arment (Instapaper) writes about the danger that acquisition poses to artisanal software.

If you want to keep the software and services around that you enjoy, do what you can to make their businesses successful enough that it’s more attractive to keep running them than to be hired by a big tech company.