Wednesday, October 05, 2011

No Apple and Facebook Collaboration Announcement Today - Liz Gannes - Social - AllThingsD

The iOS HTML5 Facebook app wait continues

What’s clear is that Facebook and Apple are having trouble negotiating where one platform could end and the other begin. That problem is especially sticky for apps, where it’s unclear how an integrated operating system (Apple) and a social identity, sharing and discovery system (Facebook) could provide a seamless experience across both native and Web apps while both get paid for their efforts.

And of course, there are the interpersonal conflicts that have developed between the two companies as partnership negotiations have dragged on. That bad blood persists, our sources said time and again.

No Apple and Facebook Collaboration Announcement Today - Liz Gannes - Social - AllThingsD

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