Apple’s ‘monopoly power’ over iPhone apps gives it outsized profits, Democrats say

But the report defines a different relevant market: Instead of looking at smartphones overall, it looks at the distribution of software apps on iOS devices. The authors of the report focus on Apple’s control of its App Store, the only way for consumers to install apps or software on an iPhone, along with Apple’s proclivity to buy smaller technology companies and turn them into features for Apple products.

Link: Apple’s ‘monopoly power’ over iPhone apps gives it outsized profits, Democrats say
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