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Apple explains the EU’s new iPhone/iPad split.

It’s a difference of three letters, but Apple contends iPadOS is in a different EU regulatory category than iOS, so most of its newly (sort of) open app store policies only apply to the latter. 9to5Mac has a breakdown of that nuance, starting with one big limitation:

The ability to install third-party app marketplaces and download apps from third-party app marketplaces will be an option only on the iPhone.

And of course, that’s far from the only fine print.