Why I’m rooting for Apple

Back in 2017, when Snap was preparing to go public, my WSJ colleague Jack Marshall and were looking through the Risk Factors listed in the company’s SI, and I remember our eyes being opened by this paragraph. Because Snapchat is used primarily on mobile devices, the application must remain interoperable with popular mobile operating systems, Android and iOS…We have no control over these operating systems or hardware, and any changes to these systems or hardware that degrade our products’ functionality, or give preferential treatment to competitive products, could seriously harm Snapchat usage on mobile devices.

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