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Financial Times Withdraws App From Apple
Posted By Elizabeth Sile On August 31, 2011 @ 6:28 pm In Apps | 2 Comments
Apple began to require that subscriptions for apps go through the app store. In doing so, it gave the company access and ownership of customers’ data, in addition to 30 percent of revenue. It has since loosened some restrictions  and struck up deals with individual companies.
The Financial Times and Apple negotiated, but didn’t reach an agreement. Before fully removing the app from Apple’s store, the newspaper launched  a Web-based version on its website in June.
Read more on BBC News .
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 The Financial Times: http://www.financialtimes.com
 iPad: http://apple.com/ipad
 iPhone: http://technology.inc.comapple.com/iphone
 Apple App Store: http://technology.inc.comapple.com/
 loosened some restrictions: http://technology.inc.com/2011/06/10/apple-and-publishers-make-peace/
 launched: http://technology.inc.com/2011/06/09/financial-times-gives-apple-a-pass/
 BBC News: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-14734911
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