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How An iPhone App Killed Christmas - Santa Alarm Prank Takes It Too Far

How An iPhone App Killed Christmas – Santa Alarm Prank Takes It Too Far

Beloit, Wisconsin – Just over one week before Christmas, Jackson Klein, a first-time iPhone app developer, launched his first app in the iTunes App Store. At that point, the recent college graduate could not have known the comic or painful impact that the mobile software would have on thousands of Christmas celebrations or the substantial revenue that it would generate. At $.99 in the App Store, the app received over 14,000 purchases in its first 5 days and has gathered a cult-like following in social media channels and YouTube – including the now viral: “Santa Alarm app destroys family’s Christmas tree and gifts”.
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