Despite getting hurt by Apple’s unfair advantages, Spotify remains ahead.

How Apple plays an unfair game

(1) The “30% Apple Tax”

(2) Apple is the creator of iOS and the App Store

Figure 1. Source: The Now
Figure 2. Source: Apple Contact Support

Is Apple being ethical?

Why Spotify excels

Figure 3. Source: CNET

(1) Cross-Functional Compatibility

(2) Subscription Packages

Features Spotify should integrate to stay on top

Figure 4. Source: Unsplash

(1) “Play Next”

(2) “Fork Playlist”

(3) “Song Requests”

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