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[EA] Apple Locks Out Sony Reader App, Raises Antitrust Concerns.

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http://www.electronista.com/articles...of.kindle.app/

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Apple has locked out the Sony Reader app from the App Store for violating its store rules policy, according to a report. The Sony Reader app has already made its debut on the Android Market and was expected to appear on the iOS platform. The reason for the rejection, according to the New York Times, is that the Sony Reader app would have directed users outside of the Apple ecosystem allowing them to purchase their content directly from Sony. According to Apple’s App Store rules, any app that offers in-app purchases must go through the official Apple portal.
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my way or the highway.

fair enough, though. it's their app store so they can do what they wish with it
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Google did the same recently with a Flash gaming app, right?

An app on their marketplace cannot direct users to another marketplace.
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Google did the same recently with a Flash gaming app, right?

An app on their marketplace cannot direct users to another marketplace.
The OCN Android possy will not appreciate this comment.
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I stopped caring about apple after my second I-pod died. I should have stopped caring after the first one caught on fire in my hand...
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. I should have stopped caring after the first one caught on fire in my hand...
You must have been holding it wrong .
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You must have been holding it wrong .
oh no he did'int' *snaps fingers*
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oh no he did'int' *snaps fingers*
oh yes he did.
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Lol yeah I didn't follow the apple how to not light your I-pod on fire while charging instructions.
There I go trying to blame other again for my ignorance.
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You must have been holding it wrong .


Prepping for iPod use. Still doing it wrong?
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