spotify files complaint against apple with european commission for unfair practices

Spotify today announced that it is filing a complaint with the European Commission against Apple. Spotify is claiming anti-competitive and discriminatory behavior on Apple’s part with regards to the operation of the App Store.

According to Spotify, Apple has repeatedly made it difficult for companies like Spotify to provide services to its customers. Spotify has provided an entire timeline of the events, going all the way back to 2010 when Apple started changing the guidelines for its App Store.

The timeline eventually moves to more serious issues, where Apple disallowed alternate…