DHH @dhh Creator of Ruby on Rails, Founder & CTO at Basecamp, NYT best-selling author, and Le Mans 24h class-winning racing driver. Sep. 09, 2019 1 min read

This is Apple at its absolute worst. Exploiting its monopoly control over the App Store to self-deal their own wares to the very top, at the expense of third-party makers. May the antitrust busters strike at this with furious might.  https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2019/09/09/technology/apple-app-store-competition.html?smid=nytcore-ios-share 

And not only is the acts deplorable, listen to Schiller and Cue flaunt their utter contempt at the implication that they might be in the wrong. Cringe-maddening.

Apple is institutionally well-positioned to be a leader on privacy for a mass market platform, but don't for a second believe that means they're a universally benevolent entity. Their immense power demands immense accountability and scrutiny.


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