(e.g., Applications that link to Documented APIs through an intermediary translation or compatibility layer or tool are prohibited).
quote: Steve Jobs understands that a vertical monopoly is best for consumers.
quote: I would argue that consumers SETTLE for Apple's tight control because the other benifits of the product outweigh that drawback.
quote: Since it's technically impossible for Apple to figure out that this particular Obj-C app was written by hand and that one was generated by some Obj-C code generator in Mono or something - there's no way to enforce this clause at all.
quote: If they take the time to figure out these patterns for the leading alternative SDK's, they can very much so figure out what tools you were using.
quote: The SDK vendors will just obfuscate it.