Apple (Aapl) App Store Targeted By North Dakota Lawmakers
Apple (AAPL) app shop by North Dakota legislators addressed
The bill briefly.
- North Dakota Senate believes that an invoice is aimed at large app branches with more than $ ten million in the annual income.
- The Apple App Store and the Google Play Shop are the most important goals.
- The ticket prohibits large app shops from the requirement of exclusivity as a requirement to sell the implementation.
- States and perhaps the American Congress is invited to adopt comparable legislation..
The Bill Briefly.
The sponsor of the invoice, statistics Senator Kyle Davison (Republican, Fargo), told a press conference as a standard committee of 30%, which is at the App Developers of the Apple App Store and the Google Play Store, has the result of increased prices and limitedChoices for consumers.The calculation is a model for distribution and clarity, indicating that every digital application department that exceeds more than $ ten million in the year's sales may not carry out these three things
Requires a developer to use a digital application distribution platform or a digital transaction platform as an exclusive way to share a digital product. Developer to use an application payment system as an exclusive possibility to accept the payment of a user to download a program, a programDownload or download a program or a program or a physical product via a program.Deesters to a developer to use an alternative application store or an application system.
Private Epic Games, Inc.Private Means of payment to prevent 30% Apple and Google Commission for the purchase of apps.
In a consultation with industry, business and labor committee for the North Dakota Senate, Erik Ninlenschwander, Soup Privacy Engineer on Apple, threatens the bill to destroy the iPhone you know, and that integrity, security, security, security and performanceDubbed, undermine in the iPhone or design.He added, we said we work hard to keep bad apps from the App Store because we demand the bill that we leave them.
A Testimony Of A Small Developer
David Heinemier Hansson, Chief Technology Officer (CTO) and co-founder of BaseCamp, which he calls a small Internet company of Chicago, the sale of project management programs and e-mail services that test the same choice reading the prepared comments.
Costs of 30% of sales, which are used to be used, and in many cases, fortunately a great economic burden on many small software companies ... it, parat with the constant uncertainty about whether the following software update is rejected or sewing vanMoney rejected will be in danger of the entire company.
Small software developers from all over the country ... are sorry to be bullied with a handful of high-tech monopolists outside of Seattle and Silicon Valley and shaken.
When it comes to the App Store, DuoPoly has no change of greater influence to give as small software actors as we decide when it comes to payment systems in the app and reproduction of retaliation when we deny the difficult agreement, is the monopolistic network.
It's only obscene that a small software company earns sales of $ 1,000,000, a check of $ 300,000 for Cupertino or mountain view instead of investing, cultivating your business while Facebook Inc. (FB) billions of the same appShops are paid out of their income.
North Dakota Senate believes that an invoice is aimed at large app branches with more than $ ten million in the annual income.The Apple App Store and the Google Play Shop are the most important goals.The ticket prohibits large app shops from the requirement of exclusivity as a requirement to sell the implementation.States and perhaps the American Congress is invited to adopt comparable legislation.
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