Nothing beats discriminating against & alienating your best market
Apple Marketing must be nuts, as in crazy.
There are few markets as receptive to Apple things than the USA, yet they intend to degrade the iOS for it? Given the Lemon 4 pricing in China the US will likely remain Apples prime sales arena.
Still, no doubt the real Apple software experts will devise a workaround for this latest bit of Jobs control freakery.