Linked by fran on Tue 1st Feb 2011 23:09 UTC
Apple "Apple is further tightening its control of the App Store. Some application developers, including Sony, say Apple has told them they can no longer sell e-books within their apps unless the transactions go through Appleā€™s system. Apple rejected Sony's iPhone application, which would have let people buy and read e-books from the Sony Reader Store."
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brichpmr
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2006-04-22

"These people are fascists dressed as Walt Disney 1955. And people think its 'cool' and about preserving the user experience! Amazing.


They're basically admitting Apple is incapable of creating a good user experience without locking everything down, without controlling everything.

Just about every other industry seems to get by just fine without with such total control.
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That's simply BS. TH......Arguably the fragmentation of the Android universe isn't a swell experience for many of the users I rub shoulders with. It's finding the right balance of control and freedom.

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