EU to charge ‘anti-competitive’ Apple over reserving NFC for Apple Pay

The European Union’s antitrust regulator is set to charge Apple with being anti-competitive, because of its practice of limiting iPhone NFC technology to Apple Pay.

European Commission is expected to charge Apple over European Commission is expected to charge Apple over “anti-competitive” practices regarding Apple Pay

As the EU presses for Apple to allow alternative app stores, it is also planning to charge Apple over NFC. It follows an investigation into whether Apple unfairly shuts out competitors, giving Apple Pay a greater competitive advantage in the market.

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