IT House February 2 news, according to Apple Insider, Microsoft has submitted a briefing of the court, supporting Epic Games's appeal to Apple, and believes that "potential monopoly problem is far exceeding the game category".
As EPIC Games continues to appeal to the 2021 conventional ruling that is mainly conducive to Apple, the parties have submitted supportive documents to the court. It is worth noting that these people include the US General Prosecutor, but now Microsoft has also joined the ranks of EPIC GAMES.
Microsoft's "Friends" documents include the following, which describes themselves "the unique and balanced views of the legal, economic and technical issues involved in this case." As a company that sells hardware and software while selling hardware and software, Microsoft said it is "interested in supporting the anti-monopoly law."
When describing the "extraordinary parallelism of the Apple" of Apple, Microsoft criticized the so-called mistakes in the judicial judges in the original instance.
Microsoft said: "Online business and interpersonal contacts are mainly conducted through iOS equipment, sometimes even main, very few companies, maybe since AT & AMP; T ..., there is no family since its phone monopoly The company has controlled the pipeline that has flowed through such huge economic activities. "
In order to support its "potential monopoly problem [,] far beyond the scope of the game, Microsoft describes this" huge economic activity range "it thinks.
"In addition to applying distribution and application payment solutions - there is a controversial adjacent market in this case," Microsoft's documents said, "Apple provides mobile payment, music, movies and TV, advertising, game, health tracking, web browsing, Information delivery, video chat, news, cloud storage, e-book, smart home equipment, wearable equipment, and more other. "
Microsoft claims that if the original ruling is maintained, the result may be, it will "make Apple from valuable anti-monopoly review, and further harmful behavior." The company is further concluded that this will mean "innovation will be affected."
In addition to Microsoft's anti-monopoly problem with IE IE IE, the company also controls its Xbox game console ecosystem, which is basically the same as apple control IOS software distribution. It also intends to acquire game developers and issuance of immunity, further integrate the game industry.
Apple is expected to respond to the appeal in March this year.