Apple has improved on the arrangement it’s trying to reach with authorities in the Netherlands and adjusted its deal for reader apps. But the company may have another way to get regulators off its back while protecting its customers’ user experience and privacy – enable sideloading as an option.
Apple is under pressure to open up
There’s been a tumult of regulatory activity aimed at Apple. The gist of this is that the company now faces what looks like an unstoppable tidal wave that will eventually force the company to open up parts of its platform.