Google reduces App Store fees to 15%; its approach makes more sense than Apple’s, because it acts like the tax it is. Plus, Chinese companies skirt Apple’s rules.
More on what makes Roblox unique, and why App Store fees are ever more difficult to justify.
Roblox is something new and interesting that abstracts away the platforms underneath it.
AppLovin’s IPO and recent acquisitions are another example of how Apple’s policies will give the edge to big players.
The actions taken by Big Tech have a resonance that goes beyond the context of domestic U.S. politics. Even if they were right, they will still push the world to Internet 3.0.
Facebook and Twitter ban Trump; Apple, Google, and Amazon ban Parler; this wasn’t an ideal solution, but it was a uniquely American one.
The Justice Department’s lawsuit against Google is appropriately narrow, and if it fails it gives a template for Congressional action.
Twitter went too far last week for reasons that go back to 2016 and the unfair blaming of tech for media’s mistakes.
The story of Widgetsmith, why Apple doesn’t have to worry about curation, and why Google is happy to follow along.
New Executive Orders may block TikTok and WeChat from App Stores: how will Apple respond, and what is the human cost?