Apple to let media apps avoid 30pc fee after global scrutiny

Companies such as Netflix and Spotify have long complained that Apple doesn’t allow them to link to their web portals for users to sign up for their services. Apple previously rejected or removed third-party applications that attempted to steer users to web-based alternative payment methods. Games, which are the most lucrative class of mobile apps, are not affected by this change and Apple’s decision won’t resolve its legal dispute with Epic Games over in-app purchases in global hit Fortnite.

Link: Apple to let media apps avoid 30pc fee after global scrutiny
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