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An HBS Professor Argues Uber's API Restrictions Violate Antitrust Laws

Fri Jun 03 14:12:05 EDT 2016 | Streetwise
Uber runs a tight ship when it comes to its open APIs. Although the ride-hailing company offers developers free access to its APIs, the terms of use attached to its developer platform are sprinkled with caveats, the most predominant of which cover competition. A developer using Uber’s APIs is banned from integrating with anything that the company wants to consider a competitor - policies that a Harvard Business School professor is now putting into question, namely in terms of how they hold up ag..

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