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What It Was Like to Sell Apps Online in 2003

Brent Simmons (tweet): Apple likes to claim that the App Store replaced the system of selling software in physical boxes in stores and over the mail. But it’s not true. My experience selling apps before the App Store was not unique or new — it’s only interesting now because people may have forgotten this history, and younger people may never have heard it. […] We used a service called Kagi for the storefront and credit card...