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Evening Standard
Apple's iPhone App Store search is down and the Internet isn’t happyTrying to download Candy Crush or the Kimoji App and can’t find what you’re loo
Apple's iPhone App Store search is down and the Internet isn’t happy
Evening Standard / Posted 20 hours ago
Trying to download Candy Crush or the Kimoji App and can’t find what you’re looking for? That’ll be because Apple’s App Store search appears to be entirely broken, leaving iPhone and iPad users unable to find apps. The problem appears to be that... Read more
21h
USA Today
Apple says App Store not working as expectedNEW YORK—The search function inside Apple’s App Store is busted. Apple admitted
Apple says App Store not working as expected
USA Today / Posted 21 hours ago
NEW YORK—The search function inside Apple’s App Store is busted. Apple admitted that there was a problem with the App Store by issuing a statement on its official status page Thursday morning: “Service is not working as expected for all users.” The... Read more
22h
MacDailyNews
New ‘SweatCoin’ iPhone app pays people to get fit – MacDailyNewsSweatCoin is going to have a rate of exchange tied to the British pound.'” “Sw
New ‘SweatCoin’ iPhone app pays people to get fit – MacDailyNews
MacDailyNews / Posted 22 hours ago
SweatCoin is going to have a rate of exchange tied to the British pound.'” “SweatCoin, available in Britain in Apple’s App Store with an Android app to follow in months, offers one coin for every 1,000 steps. Within weeks users can have... Read more
22h
TechCrunch
Apple’s App Store search is completely broken right nowApple’s App Store search is experiencing significant issues this morning, which
Apple’s App Store search is completely broken right now
TechCrunch / Posted 22 hours ago
Apple’s App Store search is experiencing significant issues this morning, which, if allowed to continue for a longer period of time, could end up impacting app developers’ sales. The problem is that keyword searches on the App Store are simply not... Read more
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Variety
Twitter’s Stock Is a Victim of Facebook’s Successto distance itself from the juggernaut. Just last week, Twitter switched its ap
Twitter’s Stock Is a Victim of Facebook’s Success
Variety / Posted 2 days ago
to distance itself from the juggernaut. Just last week, Twitter switched its app from the “social networking” category in Apple’s App Store to the “news” category, where it now ranks first. But in order to succeed, Twitter needs to not just... Read more
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dna
Facebook to add 'dissapearing messages' featurefrom user Luigi Lucarelli using Facebook Messenger v68.0 for iOS. Even though t
Facebook to add 'dissapearing messages' feature
dna / Posted 4 days ago
from user Luigi Lucarelli using Facebook Messenger v68.0 for iOS. Even though this version is currently available on Apple’s App Store the new feature is ambiguously missing, although the app could possibly be tinkered with in the same way... Read more
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iLounge
Apple provides more details on new Apple Music APIone-time commission if a user signs up for a paid Apple Music account using the
Apple provides more details on new Apple Music API
iLounge / Posted 6 days ago
one-time commission if a user signs up for a paid Apple Music account using their app. A new section has also been added to Apple’s App Store Review Guidelines specifying the limitations that developers should work in when using the API, such as... Read more
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Macworld
Why does Apple’s App Store use ‘Get’ for free apps? A reader wonders about the different labels in the App Store for download, no
Why does Apple’s App Store use ‘Get’ for free apps?
Macworld / Posted 7 days ago
A reader wonders about the different labels in the App Store for download, notably ‘Get’ versus ‘Open.’ Paul A. writes in with an App Store question: I am a little confused by the terms used by... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Hollywood Invests in Rex, a New Social Network Debuting Todayidea is that everything posted is actionable,” says Levinson of the Manhattan-b
Hollywood Invests in Rex, a New Social Network Debuting Today
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 7 days ago
idea is that everything posted is actionable,” says Levinson of the Manhattan-based service, which is debuting on Apple’s App Store. “You can eat it or read it or go there.” Adds Smith: “Rex is built on the idea that a recommendation from... Read more
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Business Wire
Laika Travel Launches Tinder-Style App for Adventure TravellersWIRE)--In a world first, online adventure tour aggregator Laika Travel today la
Laika Travel Launches Tinder-Style App for Adventure Travellers
Business Wire / Posted 9 days ago
WIRE)--In a world first, online adventure tour aggregator Laika Travel today launched the ‘Laika’ app into Apple’s App Store – an app that allows its users to discover adventure travel tours through a unique image-based search... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Loople app focuses on deals at Baltimore barsbeen able to handle keeping the content fresh,” Phelan said, when asked why sim
Loople app focuses on deals at Baltimore bars
Baltimore Sun / Posted 15 days ago
been able to handle keeping the content fresh,” Phelan said, when asked why similar apps have come and gone. (Just search Apple’s App Store to see the casualties that haven’t been updated in years.) “That [Waze and Wikipedia] model works, and we... Read more
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MacDailyNews
Apple’s App Store revenue nearly double that of Google’s Android – MacDailyNewsstore than Apple’s. What is more interesting is that the worldwide revenue figu
Apple’s App Store revenue nearly double that of Google’s Android – MacDailyNews
MacDailyNews / Posted 15 days ago
store than Apple’s. What is more interesting is that the worldwide revenue figures are almost the exact opposite, with Apple’s App Store revenue nearly doubling that of Google’s.” “This needs to be read alongside the market share numbers. In... Read more
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Payson Roundup
News on your mobile phonethe font size of the articles for easier readability. Download the free app on
News on your mobile phone
Payson Roundup / Posted 16 days ago
the font size of the articles for easier readability. Download the free app on any Apple or Android mobile device from Apple’s App Store or the Android Market. The content is mobile responsive, so it’s easy to view on any size screen. The... Read more
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TechCrunch
Ebay’s mobile Craigslist competitor Close5 has quietly grown to 7 million downloadsservice. However, it won’t necessarily be the one that wins on mobile. Today,
Ebay’s mobile Craigslist competitor Close5 has quietly grown to 7 million downloads
TechCrunch / Posted 17 days ago
service. However, it won’t necessarily be the one that wins on mobile. Today, letgo is the #2 Shopping app (free) on Apple’s App Store and rival OfferUp is #3. Ebay, meanwhile, lists Close5 in the less competitive “Lifestyle” category, where... Read more
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TechCrunch
China is now #2 in iOS revenue, behind the U.S.with those from Google Play, for example. Last year, Google Play downloads were
China is now #2 in iOS revenue, behind the U.S.
TechCrunch / Posted 20 days ago
with those from Google Play, for example. Last year, Google Play downloads were 1.5 times that of iOS downloads, but Apple’s App Store still leads in revenue. According to App Annie, China’s iOS revenue growth grew nearly 2.2 times from Q1... Read more
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Macworld
Report: Apple might charge developers for App Store search placementdownright embarrassing that App Store search is still so bad,” Gruber wrote. “G
Report: Apple might charge developers for App Store search placement
Macworld / Posted 20 days ago
downright embarrassing that App Store search is still so bad,” Gruber wrote. “Google web search is better for searching Apple’s App Store than the App Store’s built-in search. That’s the problem Apple needs to address.” Developers, we want to... Read more
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TechCrunch
China is now #2 in iOS revenue, behind the U.S.with those from Google Play, for example. Last year, Google Play downloads were
China is now #2 in iOS revenue, behind the U.S.
TechCrunch / Posted 20 days ago
with those from Google Play, for example. Last year, Google Play downloads were 1.5 times that of iOS downloads, but Apple’s App Store still leads in revenue. According to App Annie, China’s iOS revenue growth grew nearly 2.2 times from Q1... Read more
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PR.com
Crazydeals.com Introduces Mobile Shopping Appthe official launch of its customized mobile app both for Android and iOS users
Crazydeals.com Introduces Mobile Shopping App
PR.com / Posted 20 days ago
the official launch of its customized mobile app both for Android and iOS users. Now available on Google Play and the Apple’s app store, the app allows respective customers to navigate products and shop from Crazydeals.com from a wide range of... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Instagram to add video channels to 'Explore' sectiona “Featured” column highlighting videos on specific topics, Instagram said. Fo
Instagram to add video channels to 'Explore' section
Eye Witness News / Posted 21 days ago
a “Featured” column highlighting videos on specific topics, Instagram said. For now, the upgrade will only be available in the United States, Instagram said on Thursday. Instagram version 7.20 is available on Apple’s App Store and Goo... Read more
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Fortune
Instagram Is Adding Video Channels to Its 'Explore' Sectionthe upgrade will only be available in the United States, Instagram said on Thur
Instagram Is Adding Video Channels to Its 'Explore' Section
Fortune / Posted 21 days ago
the upgrade will only be available in the United States, Instagram said on Thursday. Instagram version 7.20 is available on Apple’s App Store and Google Play. In March, Instagram irked many users when it confirmed rumors that it will filter their... Read more
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TechCrunch
Facebook’s React Native gets backing from Microsoft and Samsungdeveloper conference today, React Native has now been used by more than 500 com
Facebook’s React Native gets backing from Microsoft and Samsung
TechCrunch / Posted 22 days ago
developer conference today, React Native has now been used by more than 500 companies and developers who published apps to Apple’s app store, and more than 200 companies and developers who published apps on Google’s Play store (React Native for... Read more
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Fortune
Could Mighty Apple be taken Down By the Rise of Lowly Chat Bots?second issue, hitting maximum hype currently thanks to Facebook’s announcements
Could Mighty Apple be taken Down By the Rise of Lowly Chat Bots?
Fortune / Posted 22 days ago
second issue, hitting maximum hype currently thanks to Facebook’s announcements this week, is the danger of chat bots to Apple’s app store business. The $50 billion business has been critical in helping Apple attract and retain iPhone customers,... Read more
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Variety
‘Fear the Walking Dead’ Mobile Game Launched by AMCnetwork teamed up with video-game publisher Versus Evil for “Fear the Walking D
‘Fear the Walking Dead’ Mobile Game Launched by AMC
Variety / Posted 24 days ago
network teamed up with video-game publisher Versus Evil for “Fear the Walking Dead: Dead Run,” which launched Sunday on Apple’s App Store for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. AMC premiered season 2 of “Fear the Walking Dead” on Sunday night in more... Read more
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Tom's Hardware
Security Experts React Negatively To Burr-Feinstein Anti-Encryption Billdoes this bill undermine our security, it is also a massive Internet censorship
Security Experts React Negatively To Burr-Feinstein Anti-Encryption Bill
Tom's Hardware / Posted 27 days ago
does this bill undermine our security, it is also a massive Internet censorship bill, demanding that online platforms like Apple’s App Store and the Google Play Store police their platforms to stop the distribution of secure apps. Of course, just... Read more
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Wired News
The Senate’s Draft Encryption Bill Is ‘Ludicrous, Dangerous, Technically Illiterate’all “products, services, applications or software” they distribute provide that
The Senate’s Draft Encryption Bill Is ‘Ludicrous, Dangerous, Technically Illiterate’
Wired News / Posted 27 days ago
all “products, services, applications or software” they distribute provide that same easy access for law enforcement. “Apple’s app store, Google’s play store, any platform for software applications somehow has to vet every app to ensure they... Read more
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dna
Watch out for trojan iPhone App stealing users moneyitself by abusing a flaw in Apple’s DRM design. The software dupes users into t
Watch out for trojan iPhone App stealing users money
dna / Posted 28 days ago
itself by abusing a flaw in Apple’s DRM design. The software dupes users into thinking that they are purchasing apps from Apple’s App Store, only to later realise that they didn't get the app even though money has been deducted from their account... Read more
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TechCrunch
This new app lets you express your feelings with video memes, not GIFsallow users to search for videos, trim them, then share them in conversations.
This new app lets you express your feelings with video memes, not GIFs
TechCrunch / Posted 29 days ago
allow users to search for videos, trim them, then share them in conversations. However, this app ran into a roadblock with Apple’s App Store because it involved downloading content in order to allow for the video trimming feature. (You can still... Read more
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Namibia Economist
Why bots are the new appsapp store is over”, suggests Activate, a consultancy. The 20 most successful de
Why bots are the new apps
Namibia Economist / Posted 29 days ago
app store is over”, suggests Activate, a consultancy. The 20 most successful developers grab nearly half of all revenues on Apple’s app store. Building apps and promoting them is getting more costly. Meanwhile users’ enthusiasm is waning, as they... Read more
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Lifehacker Australia
Cutting Through The Noise In An Overcrowded App Marketmarket? We have some advice. There are currently around two million apps on Go
Cutting Through The Noise In An Overcrowded App Market
Lifehacker Australia / Posted 30 days ago
market? We have some advice. There are currently around two million apps on Google’s Play Store and 1.5 million on Apple’s App Store. Unless you have the dedication to trawl through both those app stores, you’re never going to see all the... Read more
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MacDailyNews
Starz launches $8.99/mo. streaming app for iPhone, iPad, Apple TV with unlimited downloads – MacDailyNewsapp,” Hilary Lewis reports for The Hollywood Reporter. “The app costs $8.99 a m
Starz launches $8.99/mo. streaming app for iPhone, iPad, Apple TV with unlimited downloads – MacDailyNews
MacDailyNews / Posted 30 days ago
app,” Hilary Lewis reports for The Hollywood Reporter. “The app costs $8.99 a month and is available for download from Apple’s app store — for iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch and Apple TV.” “The app allows up to four users to watch simultaneously and... Read more
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Variety
Starz Launches Standalone Streaming Servicewith Amazon to allow Starz to be offered as a paid add-on to existing Prime mem
Starz Launches Standalone Streaming Service
Variety / Posted a month ago
with Amazon to allow Starz to be offered as a paid add-on to existing Prime memberships. The app will be distributed via Apple’s App Store and Google Play, supported on a range of IOS and Android devices. “Starz has entered the market today with... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Kanye West Flip-Flops, Will Release Full ‘Life of Pablo’ Album on Tidal RivalsSpotify has 30 million paid members. West’s decision to release his album only
Kanye West Flip-Flops, Will Release Full ‘Life of Pablo’ Album on Tidal Rivals
Darien News-Review / Posted 1 months ago
Spotify has 30 million paid members. West’s decision to release his album only on Tidal rocketed the service to the top of Apple’s App Store charts, but it also stoked a field day of piracy. After its first day of availability, piracy blog... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Kanye West Flip-Flops, Will Release Full ‘Life of Pablo’ Album on Tidal RivalsSpotify has 30 million paid members. West’s decision to release his album only
Kanye West Flip-Flops, Will Release Full ‘Life of Pablo’ Album on Tidal Rivals
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 1 months ago
Spotify has 30 million paid members. West’s decision to release his album only on Tidal rocketed the service to the top of Apple’s App Store charts, but it also stoked a field day of piracy. After its first day of availability, piracy blog... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Kanye West Flip-Flops, Will Release Full ‘Life of Pablo’ Album on Tidal RivalsSpotify has 30 million paid members. West’s decision to release his album only
Kanye West Flip-Flops, Will Release Full ‘Life of Pablo’ Album on Tidal Rivals
Stamford Advocate / Posted 1 months ago
Spotify has 30 million paid members. West’s decision to release his album only on Tidal rocketed the service to the top of Apple’s App Store charts, but it also stoked a field day of piracy. After its first day of availability, piracy blog... Read more
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