Apple is accused in Russia of exploiting the dominance of the market for mobile applications

Said system control competition and the Russian FAS on Monday: the company Apple had abused its dominant position on the market of mobile apps through its own application store for iOS devices, and will be demanding the company resolve violations of the regulations.

Said a spokesman for Apple: the company is planning to appeal against the ruling of the FAS. Comes the government of the Russian on the background of the investigations of the European Commission in the rules of the Apple TV, and App Store (App Store), including: the requirements imposed by application developers on the use of the purchasing system within the App their own.

Referred FAS to the need to download applications for the operating system iOS from Apple via the App Store. She also said: if Apple had retained illegally, the rights of the Prohibition of the application of any externally from the App Store.

The investigation conducted by the FAS in the wake of a complaint of cyber-security firm (Kaspersky Lab) Kaspersky Lab, which said: the new version of the application child safety Safe Kids has been refused by the operating system of Apple.

She said: if Apple launched the version 12 of the parental control application to its own Screen Time, which had similar functions for the program Kaspersky. And parental control apps for parents to control their children’s use of their phones and their tablets.

Said Apple: she has removed many of the parental control apps from the app store of its own; they “know the users ‘ privacy and risk”.

And learned (Sputnik) today Monday that a local court in Moscow imposed a fine of 1.5 million rubles ($20 thousand) on the company Google to raise its constant hide sites search results is banned in Russia.

According to the Russian news agency, the court has said: “the court has issued an administrative fine of 1.5 million rubles. The provision entered into force”.

Raised Court of these in Moscow Article 2.1 of the administrative offences code of the Russian against Google because of repeated non-compliance by the company, with a commitment to stop issuing information about the resources banned in Russia at the request of users.

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