App Stores Not Broken, Don’t Fix Them: Expert

Don Ma
By Don Ma
February 2, 2023NTD Business

Generally, consumers cannot gain access to apps except through the Google Play and Apple App stores. The Biden administration released a new report on Feb. 1 that suggests legislation is needed to give app developers and consumers more choices than these two stores and to drive up competition and lower app prices. But Apple argues that its app store and rules protect users from dangerous apps.

NTD spoke to Jessica Melugin, Director of the Center for Technology and Innovation at the Competitive Enterprise Institute, for her thoughts.

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