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Apple reportedly charged $98 million in Japan for overlooking abuses of rules

Bulk purchases of iPhones by foreign shoppers were discovered at some Apple stores. (Image: Reuters)Apple’s Japan unit has been charged $98 million in additional taxes by the authorities in Tokyo for overlooking abuses of rules covering duty-free purchases, the media reported. Bulk purchases of iPhones by foreign shoppers were discovered at some Apple stores, reports Nikkei Asia, citing sources. At least one transaction involved a single person purchasing hundreds of handsets all at once,…

Apple may allow iPhone, iPad users to sideload apps, along with third-party app stores on its devices- Technology News, Firstpost

Mehul Reuben DasDec 14, 2022 12:48:52 ISTApple has controlled the iOS ecosystem with a tight fist ever since the concept of iPhones and an App Store from where users could download and install applications has existed. For years, Apple has argued that its iron fist over the software ecosystem of the iPhone and the iPad has kept Apple’s mobile devices much safer than their Android or Windows counterparts. Now, that is set to change. Thanks to the EU’s legislation, we may see the fabled ‘Apple Ecosystem’ come to an end, at

Elon Musk Says Pay More For Twitter If You Have An iPhone! Why Fight vs Apple Is Worth It

Twitter Inc.'s first tweet under the ownership of the world's richest man was the announcement of a widely anticipated upgrade to its subscription feature. It was also a shot across the bow of the planet's biggest company, marking a possible showdown that could end up bringing much-needed change to the mobile app industry. Twitter Blue will relaunch Monday with a handful of features that Elon Musk and his team are betting will justify the monthly fee: A blue checkmark, longer videos, higher visibility, and an edit