Today in Apple history: Pirate app service Hackulous shuts down

December 31, 2012: App piracy hub Hackulous shuts down, bringing an end to two of its most popular apps, Installous and AppSync. The jailbreak tool Installous allowed users to install “cracked” or pirated apps on their iOS devices, thereby avoiding paying purchase fees to Apple or developers. After the shutdown, a message on the Hackulous […]

(via Cult of Mac – Tech and culture through an Apple lens)

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