Apple booted Parler from its App Store in January, citing concerns that posts on Parler could contribute to violence after posts emerged that supported the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol. Google similarly removed the app from its Play Store. Amazon then removed its web hosting capabilities from the site and knocked it offline.
(Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos owns The Washington Post.)
Apple and Parler did not immediately respond to a request for comment.
Bloomberg News first reported Apple’s denial, saying Apple sent a letter to Parler outlining that its recent policy updates were not enough to