Google has removed an app called "Is My Son Gay?" from its Android Market following complaints by gay rights advocacy groups.
Google confirmed to CNET yesterday that the app was pulled. "We remove apps that violate our policies," a company spokesman said, declining to elaborate.
The move comes after members of AllOut.org launched a Twitter campaign urging people to demand that Google remove the app, which they said was offensive.
"The app was slammed for being homophobic and relying on stereotypes, posing such inane questions as 'does he read the sports pages?' and 'does … Read more