Exclusive: Apple offers to let rivals access tap-and-go tech in EU antitrust case (Apre il controllo dell’hardware, in particolare l’NFC)

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Pare un implicito riconoscimento che ha usato il controllo stretto dell’hardware con effetti anticompetitivi.

In queste settimane si stanno moltiplicando le notizie che fanno pensare “cavoli, e’ come doveva essere in un mondo normale!”

Ma bisogna moderare gli entusiasmi… e’ solo l’inizio del percorso che sara’ ancora lungo. E’ normale, quando hai paura che il regolatore di imponga delle condizioni, essere tu propositivo, in modo da guidare il processo e mitigare il rischio di sorprese sgradite.

Source: Reuters

BRUSSELS, Dec 12 (Reuters) – Apple (AAPL.O) has offered to let rivals access its tap-and-go mobile payments systems used for mobile wallets, three people familiar with the matter said, a move that could settle EU antitrust charges and stave off a possible hefty fine.The EU competition enforcer last year charged Apple with curbing rivals’ access to its tap-and-go technology, Near-Field Communication (NFC), making it difficult for them to develop rival services on Apple devices.It said this benefited Apple Pay, Apple’s own mobile wallet solution on iPhones and iPads, and pointed to the company’s significant market power in the market for smart mobile devices and dominance in mobile wallet markets.

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