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I believe it is wrong to ban any piece of free software from running on any platform.

This.
Apple being able to ban a piece of software on an iPad is bad & wrong on so many levels.
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It's chill I use Opera on IOS.
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post #43 of 92
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This.
Apple being able to ban a piece of software on an iPad is bad & wrong on so many levels.

They never banned anything.
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They never banned anything.
Apple does to ban apps. I know they banned the shaken baby app.
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post #45 of 92
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Not at all. Apple's not 'denying' FireFox, it just doesn't allow any apps which use their own compilers and so on.

Does apple pay you? The effect is the same. Not to mention that apple has denied apps in the past for "political" reasons.
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Ms and apple both suck.

Pretty much this ^

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Well I obviously missed it, but why did they ban Firefox from iOS?

No applications are allowed on iOS that replace functions found in Apple software. So since Apple has a browser on iOS, no other browsers are allowed.
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No applications are allowed on iOS that replace functions found in Apple software. So since Apple has a browser on iOS, no other browsers are allowed.

Want to explain the difference between iOS and Windows arm policy here Steel? Heh
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No applications are allowed on iOS that replace functions found in Apple software. So since Apple has a browser on iOS, no other browsers are allowed.


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http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/opera-mini-web-browser/id363729560?mt=8
http://atomicwebbrowser.com/
http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/perfect-browser-extraordinary/id317836614?mt=8
http://www.digitalpoke.com/360/ (built-in flash)
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No applications are allowed on iOS that replace functions found in Apple software. So since Apple has a browser on iOS, no other browsers are allowed.
You can get Opera mobile from the app store. I use it to re-place the crappy web browser that the Ipod has.
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