Zum Inhalt springen

The Power of App Stores and Their Normative Orders

Author: Hofmann, V., Dinar, C., Kettemann, M. C., Hinrichs, L., Böke, J., & Gradulewski, M.
Published in:
Year: 2022
Type: Other publications
DOI: 10.21241/ssoar.81873

App stores govern content one institutional level above social networks. They exercize power through largely vague and ambiguous terms and conditions, which leads to inconsistent app moderation practices. Regulation to date has not addressed this problem sufficiently. However, the rules in the upcoming Digital Services and Digital Markets will increase the obligations app stores have.

Visit publication


Connected HIIG researchers

Christina Dinar, Dipl.-Päd.

Assoziierte Forscherin: Leibniz-Institut für Medienforschung | Hans-Bredow-Institut

Vincent Hofmann

Wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter: AI & Society Lab

Matthias C. Kettemann, Prof. Dr. LL.M. (Harvard)

Forschungsgruppenleiter und Assoziierter Forscher: Globaler Konstitutionalismus und das Internet

  • Open Access

Verbundene Projekte