As reported by Cult of Mac, the Japanese Commission for a fair trade for the second time in 2018 initiate an investigation against Apple. This time the Corporation is accused of pressure on Yahoo.
In the summer of 2018, the Commission for fair trade of Japan has forced Apple to cease to exert pressure on the Japanese operators and force those to allocate grants on an iOS device.
The Corporation is now Tim cook is suspected of foul play in relation to Yahoo. In 2017, the former search giant has created a service Game Plus, which allowed users to play online without having to install the application. The product quickly gained popularity and joined the project 52 companies. Yahoo has regularly reported on progress and was going to do software development.
However, last fall the Game Plus funding has decreased dramatically, and Yahoo have stopped advertising the service. Partners of the company was sent an explanation that such measures were adopted under pressure from Apple. The company from Cupertino has threatened to stop support 14 Yahoo apps in the App Store’s list of programs includes Tumblr, Flickr and, of course, Yahoo Mail.
The Japanese fair trade Commission has found a violation of anti-monopoly legislation. The investigation is complicated by the fact that Yahoo is not going to cooperate with the authorities, as fears of sanctions Apple, which could significantly affect the company’s revenue.