Out Of Nowhere, Apple Is Fighting Back Against App Piracy

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Apple has begun taking some swings at Apptrackr, a popular resource for cracked iOS apps, reports Cult of Mac.It doesn’t seem like too big of a deal yet — Apptrackr simply relocated its servers to other countries and added CAPTCHA protection to avoid the legal repercussions of linking directly to cracked apps.

“Dissident,” the head of Apptrackr, even communicated with users to explain what was going on and how they could keep using the service.

While app pirates are unaffected for the time being, we suspect this is just round one in what could be a much larger fight.

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