Originally Posted by xg4bx
i think at the point when ads are inserted into the books themselves piracy will become a revolutionary act. if the book is free either way there is NOTHING stopping me from pirating a copy in order to experience a "pure" version of the book. the authors arent going to see a cent from the advertising revenue either way.
That's like saying that since you can get the book from the library for free, you might as well pirate it and not be limited by a waiting list or having to return the book.