Mobile technology has revolutionized our lives and created enormous opportunities for both businesses and consumers on every continent. The dawn of the competitive app store world will bring a new wave of innovation that further benefits mobile app users across the world.
No matter which ocean you look at, the tides are rapidly turning — and there’s no stopping this wave. Click on the maps below to learn more about the various global efforts.
App store gatekeepers have carefully crafted their mobile device ecosystems to eliminate competition and maximize their own control and profits, to the detriment of developers and consumers. Now policymakers and regulators around the world are starting to see these anti-competitive practices for what they are and taking steps to open the app marketplace to competition.