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Setlist: Are iPhone users the real victims of the Apple Tax?

By and | Published on Monday 17 May 2021

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CMU’s Andy Malt and Chris Cooke review key events in music and the music business from the last week, including the new class action legal claim in London on behalf of the millions of iOS users in the UK, presenting consumers rather than app-makers as the bigger losers when Apple adds a 30% commission onto in-app purchases, plus Believe’s first step towards its IPO.

SECTION TIMES
01: Apple Tax (00:12:27)
02: Believe (00:26:00)
(Timings may be slightly different due to adverts)

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