Flappy Bird

Thought Bubble: Flappy Bird, copyright and ‘rip-offs’ in the app market

Did internet sensation Flappy Bird rip off Super Mario Bros.' iconic green pipes? Was Dong Nguyen right to remove his game from the online market? Was it because of intellectual property concerns, or something else? Megan takes apart some common misconceptions about IP and how it applied to the latest viral flap-up.