Apple Grants Temporary Reprieve on 30% Fee to SMBs Running Facebook Paid Online Events

The exemption runs through Dec. 31 but does not include gaming creators

Apple reversed course and agreed not to collect its 30% iTunes App Store cut of paid online event transactions via Facebook through the end of this year, paving the way for the social network to enable businesses to keep 100% of their earnings from paid online events from now through Dec. 31.