Apple withdraws Parler from App Store, after Google — ‘we’re toast,’ says Parler | Boing Boing

“We have always supported diverse points of view being represented on the App Store, but there is no place on our platform for threats of violence and illegal activity. Parler has not taken adequate measures to address the proliferation of these threats to people’s safety.”— Apple, in a statement late Saturday.
Apple just pulled the Parler app. Amy Peikoff, Parler’s policy chief, said on Fox News last night: If Apple kicks us off the App Store, “we’re toast.”They’re toast.
“Apple said Parler is allowing too many posts that encourage violence and crimes. This follows a comparable move from Google yesterday,” tweeted the New York Times’ Jack Nicas,” Parler was one of the fastest-growing apps in the U.S., but now its future is in question.”
From the New York Times report:

The moves by Apple and Google against Parler were part of a wider crackdown by tech companies on ……

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