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An illustration of the Apple logo is displayed on a broken display monitor. Tiles are coming through the broken pieces.
An illustration of the Apple logo is displayed on a broken display monitor. Tiles are coming through the broken pieces.
Illustrations: Ariel Davis

Its App Store has a choke hold on your devices. That may not last much longer.


The company has made it extremely difficult to use web-based technology on its platforms, and it hopes developers won’t bother

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The Upgrade

It’s not perfect, but neither is the case against it

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