Now everyone can get their app on their Apple device.The account is still needed, but the paid account is not.
Xcode 7 and Swift now make it easier for everyone to build apps and run them directly on their Apple devices. Simply sign in with your Apple ID, and turn your idea into an app that you can touch on your iPad, iPhone, or Apple Watch. Download Xcode 7 beta and try it yourself today. Program membership is not required.
Does this mean that if a program is released as source code,
anyone with an iThing can install it?
With the (non-trivial) caveat that theyd have to build it themselves,