A former head of the app store told the U.S. House that Apple refused to offer subscription game services in the app store because they constituted a business competition with apple arcade. Apple has been in a row with Epic Games recently, with a former App Store Manager claiming that Apple does reject apps that compete with its services.During the House antitrust investigation, Philip Shamek was questioned, saying App Store had been used to protect Apple's interests.
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As senior director of apple's app store review team from march 2009 to april 2016, schomek has nothing to do with Apple Arcade related business or with recent rule revisions on game streaming services, he said. Apple said it would not bias its application to be untrue. Apple Arcade is also an application in nature, he says, but if it is a third-party submitted application, it is clea