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Internal emails reveal how badly Apple wanted to keep Netflix using in-app purchases

The streaming service still removed them.

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The Verge

Epic v. Apple turns into Windows v. Xbox

"What’s a computer" finally gets its day in court

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Apple’s treatment of Netflix highlights arbitrary App Store rules

The latest insider info brought to light by the Epic Games v...

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Epic Games admits its own developer agreements ban rule-breakers

Epic Games doesn't tolerate rule-breakers on its platforms, Apple argued...

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Appleinsider

Apple scrambled to convince Netflix to keep in-app subscriptions

Emails and documented revealed in the Epic Games v...

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Apple banned Shadow app after Microsoft used it as an example to get xCloud for iOS approved

Microsoft tried to launch its xCloud game streaming service on the App S...

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Test your strategy with the best tower defense games for iPhone and iPad

Defend your tower at all costs with these great iPhone and iPad games! B...

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Microsoft, Apple fued over xCloud got Shadow pulled from the App Store

Microsoft's dispute with Apple over its xCloud service seemingly resulte...

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Microsoft’s feud with Apple over xCloud on iOS got a rival kicked from the App Store

Shadow disappeared last year after a Microsoft email.

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MacRumors

Apple Discussed 'Punitive Measures' Against Netflix for Dropping In-App Purchases

As the Epic Games v...

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Emails reveal Apple’s attempts to stop Netflix from dropping App Store In-App Purchase support

New internal emails and presentation documents revealed as part of the E...

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'Crash Bandicoot: On the Run!' season 2 is here with more running, crashing

Crash Bandicoot: On the Run! has a big new update out, bringing season 2...

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Brazilians can now send and receive money via WhatsApp Pay

People in Brazil can now take advantage of WhatsApp Pay on their iPhones.

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Apple probably won’t win its latest legal battle—but how much will it give up?

Apple is facing many accusations of anticompetitive behavior, which mean...

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Snapchat now supports dark mode, two years after everyone else

Snapchat now supports dark mode on iPhone almost two years after iOS 13 ...

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Epic Games on 'Project Liberty': "How do we not look like the bad guys?"

Internal emails from Epic Games filed as part of its ongoing trial with ...

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Surfshark VPN for Mac is now fully compatible with Apple's M1 chip

Looking for the best VPN for your M1 MacBook or iMac? Surfshark's latest...

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Cult of Mac

Execs fretted over whether App Store ads were ‘at odds’ with Apple messaging

Many people may be surprised to hear that while Tim Cook has often taken...

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Epic Games would have accepted special deal with Apple, says CEO

Epic Games CEO Tim Sweeney has said it would have accepted a special dea...

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Tim Cook email reveals he had no idea who Tim Sweeney was in 2015

An email sent by Tim Cook in 2015 reveals he had no idea who Tim Sweeney...

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Epic v. Apple trial testimony turns to 'cross-wallet' gaming

So-called "cross-wallet" gaming featured large in the second day of the ...

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The Verge

Epic says there’s an App Store payment lockout — but Apple just sees friction

A judge suggests buying Fortnite cash should be harder

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Apple debated whether or not to bring ads to the App Store back in 2015

According to emails released as part of the Epic v...

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Cult of Mac

Read Epic Games’ reasonable idea for opening up the App Store

Epic Games suggested a change to the iPhone App Store that might have pr...

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Apple managers were conflicted over App Store ads before launch

Internal Apple emails surfaced in the Epic Games v...

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Developers have a new way to advertise apps on the App Store

'Ads on the Search tab' allows a developer to advertise their app on the...

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9to5Mac

Emails show Apple’s internal debate over showing ads in the App Store

Apple has slowly been expanding the amount of advertising in the App Sto...

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Epic CEO Tim Sweeney Admits App Store's 30% Cut Is Similar to Consoles, Would Have Accepted Special Deal With Apple

Apple's legal battle with Epic Games is continuing on, and during the se...

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Epic's Tim Sweeney said he would have taken special deal with Apple

Epic Games CEO Tim Sweeney said that he would have taken a special deal ...

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