Apple said it would allow reader apps operated by services such as Spotify, Netflix and digital media to provide links in their apps that let users set up and manage their accounts on their websites. The move makes it easier for consumers to bypass Apple’s in-app purchase system and buy subscriptions directly from app developers. That would allow developers to keep 100% of their subscription...
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Musk Puts $20 Billion Value on Twitter
Elon Musk offered Twitter employees stock grants at a valuation of roughly $20 billion, said a person familiar with an email Musk sent to staff, less than half what he paid to buy the company. It was a concrete acknowledgment of how much Twitter’s value has dropped since the deal—but it is still well above public market valuation levels for Twitter’s rivals.
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