Jon Stewart accuses Apple of controlling content and stifling speech

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Jon Stewart accuses Apple of exploiting its monopoly on the smartphone market and controlling content. He also claims that Apple told him not to discuss artificial intelligence.

Stewart’s remarks arrive less than two weeks after the US Justice Department sued Apple for exploiting its monopoly on the smartphone market and violating antitrust laws. The lawsuit highlights Apple ’s “power over content creators and newspapers” and notes that the company’s conduct “even affects the flow of speech,” adding, “ Apple is rapidly expanding its role as a TV and movie producer and has exercised that role to control content.

” (Apple pushed back on the accusations, telling Business Insider, in part: “This lawsuit threatens who we are and the principles that set Apple products apart in fiercely competitive markets.”) After joking that Apple killed Khan’s potential appearance on the podcast because “I didn’t think they cared for you,” Stewart alleged that Apple also told him not to discuss artificial intelligenc

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