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Apple to cut app store fees as legal scrutiny intensifies

UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 18, 2020

Apple will cut its app store commissions in half for most developers beginning next year amid an intensifying debate about whether the iPhone maker has been using the fees to unfairly fatten its profits and stifle rivals competing against its own music, video, and other subscription services.

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Twitter, Facebook CEOs vow election action

UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 17, 2020

As the CEOs of Twitter and Facebook gave assurances of vigorous action against election disinformation, Republicans at a Senate hearing Tuesday pounded the social media companies over political bias, business practices and market dominance, laying the ground for curbs on their long-held legal protections.

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