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Antitrust hearing: Largely ignored, Tim Cook pressed on Apple's app store

Cook found himself on the defence in the last hour of the hearing

Tim Cook, Chief Executive Officer, Apple

Tim Cook, Chief Executive Officer, Apple

Apple’s Cook was largely ignored. In the last hour, he found himself on the defence. Repres­entatives Val Demings and Lucy Kay McBath, De­m­­o­cr­ats fro­m Florida and Georgia, needled him on why Ap­ple removed parental-control apps shortly after Apple introduced its own competing tool in 2018. 

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First Published: Jul 30 2020 | 11:57 PM IST

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