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Major U.S. News Outlets Join Coalition Challenging Apple’s 30% App Store Fee

Le Dec 16, 2020
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The publishers have argued that Apple’s steep commission has forced some of them to raise subscription prices.

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Major U.S. News Outlets Join Coalition Challenging Apple’s 30% App Store Fee

Major U.S. News Outlets Join Coalition Challenging Apple’s 30% App Store Fee

The publishers have argued that Apple’s steep commission has forced some of them to raise subscription prices.

Everybody vs. the App Store: Why Companies Are Taking Issue With Apple’s Growing Revenue Engine

Everybody vs. the App Store: Why Companies Are Taking Issue With Apple’s Growing Revenue Engine

A host of companies, including Facebook, Spotify and Epic Games, are challenging the way Apple runs its App Store.

Apple versus Epic Games 'Fortnite' App Store saga — the story so far

Apple versus Epic Games 'Fortnite' App Store saga — the story so far

The removal of Epic Games "Fortnite" from Apple's App Store has triggered a lawsuit and countless discussions about Apple's App Store policies. Here's what you need to know, updated on ...

Apple Just Removed 'Fortnite' From the App Store

Apple Just Removed 'Fortnite' From the App Store

By letting players purchase in-game currency outside of Apple and Google's payment systems, they're in blatant violation of policy. What comes next is unclear.

Fortnite maker Epic's battle with Apple and Google is about making them into villains

Fortnite maker Epic's battle with Apple and Google is about making them into villains

The game maker is painting them as comic book brutes and monopolists.

Apple and antitrust: ‘Fortnite’ dispute might open floodgates to serious scrutiny of most valuable U.S. company

Apple and antitrust: ‘Fortnite’ dispute might open floodgates to serious scrutiny of most valuable U.S. company

The iPhone maker seems the least vulnerable of the four tech giants under regulatory scrutiny, but there are hints that could change next year.

How Apple’s 30% App Store Cut Became a Boon and a Headache

How Apple’s 30% App Store Cut Became a Boon and a Headache

App makers like the game company Epic and the music service Spotify are challenging Apple’s right to a large cut of their sales. Regulators have taken notice.

Apple vs. video games: an explainer of its many showdowns

Apple vs. video games: an explainer of its many showdowns

The App Store’s treatment of Fortnite mirrors problems Microsoft, Valve, and Facebook have all had

Fortnite shunning the Android Play Store is a major security headache

Fortnite shunning the Android Play Store is a major security headache

Epic has released Fortnite Battle Royale on select Samsung devices. The rest of Android world should get it in a few days – but with a twist; both gamers and Google should be very worried.

Apple's Epic Monopoly Problem

Apple's Epic Monopoly Problem

Fortnite was removed from the App Store after Epic Games had purposefully violated Apple's conditions by offering its own in-app payment system.

Epic Games, Spotify Take Aim at Apple’s App Store Policies with New Coalition

Epic Games, Spotify Take Aim at Apple’s App Store Policies with New Coalition

Several critics of Apple's app store policies have formed a nonprofit group called "The Coalition for App Fairness" to challenge

Google Will Enforce Its Billing System On All Play Store Apps Ensuring A 30% Cut Of Sales

Google Will Enforce Its Billing System On All Play Store Apps Ensuring A 30% Cut Of Sales

The company, however, has promised to make installing of third-party app stores, which are not subject to the 30% fee, easier on Android.