The scary part is that these infringements can happen with any
part of our products or websites: things that you’d never
imagine being a violation of someone else’s intellectual
property. It feels like coding in a mine field.
From our experience, it’s entirely possible that all the revenue
for a product can be eaten up by legal fees. After years of
pouring your heart and soul into that product, it’s devastating.
It makes you question why the hell you’re in the business: when
you can’t pay salaries from product sales, there’s no point in
building it in the first place.
In a nut, the App Store is so popular that it’s attracting sharks, and the sharks are making it too expensive for indies.