Reply to post: Re: say again, how are they dodging 30% apple tax?

A decade on, Apple and Google's 30% app store cut looks pretty cheesy

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Re: say again, how are they dodging 30% apple tax?

true 3rd party browsers NOT allowed

And there are good reasons for that - browser engines are complex beasts. Given Apple's insistence on checking every app for trojans, malware and other nasties, as well as trying to ensure they run smoothly on all supported hardware and don't munch battery power like a hungry robot in a Batteries 'r' Us warehouse, you are at least getting something from the "Apple tax" here. That's why Apple users rarely sideload anything.

Android, however, not only gives you the possibility of shooting yourself in the foot, but will happily hand over a fully loaded shotgun should you ask it to...

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