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BlackBerry to remove all paid content from app store

BlackBerry to remove all paid content from app store

It has announced that it is removing paid apps from BlackBerry World App Store from April 1, 2018.

Mar 03, 2018, 18:17 PM IST
Apple App Store hit record $300mn in sales on New Year''s Day

Apple App Store hit record $300mn in sales on New Year''s Day

Since the App Store`s launch, iOS developers have earned over $86 billion.

Jan 05, 2018, 17:38 PM IST
Microsoft to remove Windows Phone keyboard for iPhone

Microsoft to remove Windows Phone keyboard for iPhone

Microsoft`s SwiftKey keyboard now competes against the likes of Google`s Gboard keyboard and various other iOS and Android keyboards.

Aug 01, 2017, 12:19 PM IST
Apple adds PayPal support to its ecosystem

Apple adds PayPal support to its ecosystem

Apple has now added the support for online payment gateway PayPal for purchases through its ecosystem, including iTunes, the App Store, Apple Music and iBooks across iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch devices using a PayPal account.

Jul 13, 2017, 13:31 PM IST
Apple removes millions of scam and clone apps

Apple removes millions of scam and clone apps

In a bid to go after spam and clone apps on its App Store, Apple has instituted new tougher guidelines, thus cleaning up millions of apps in the process, media reported.

Jun 22, 2017, 12:43 PM IST

Apple app developers, many of them Indians, earned over $70 billion

The global developer community, including many from India, has earned over $70 billion since the App Store`s launch in 2008, Apple announced on Thursday.

Jun 01, 2017, 18:57 PM IST

Apple warns Chinese social media apps to disable ''tip'' function

The iPhone maker also said that if the companies fail to disable the fuction, it would start collecting 30 percent on all cash transfers, a report in Wall Street Journal said late on Friday.

May 20, 2017, 12:32 PM IST
Google Maps, Amazon, eBay removes support for Apple Watch

Google Maps, Amazon, eBay removes support for Apple Watch

Major apps including Google Maps, Amazon, eBay appear to have ditched their Apple Watch apps and have quietly removed support for watchOS in updates submitted to the App Store.

May 02, 2017, 11:33 AM IST
Apple's Clips app now available on app store for free

Apple's Clips app now available on app store for free

Apple`s new app Clips that lets users create expressive videos on iPhones and iPads is now available for free on the App Store, the company said.

Apr 07, 2017, 12:46 PM IST
'Snapchat' most-searched app on App Store

'Snapchat' most-searched app on App Store

Although Snap`s stock price was a bit down this week, Snapchat is the top searched app on the iOS App Store, a media report said.

Mar 26, 2017, 18:42 PM IST
Swift Playgrounds now available on App Store

Swift Playgrounds now available on App Store

 Tech giant Apple on Wednesday announced that Swift Playgrounds, a new iPad app that makes learning to code easy and fun for everyone, is now available on the App Store.

Sep 14, 2016, 12:31 PM IST
Apple features ''Roposo'' amongst top-rated apps

Apple features ''Roposo'' amongst top-rated apps

India`s favorite fashion social network Roposo has been selected as one of the best Indian apps to be showcased on the App Store of Apple, the international tech-giant.As a major boost to Indian app developers, Apple plans to host some of the best iOS apps on its platform to recognize and highlight the quality work being done in this sector.

Aug 13, 2016, 12:19 PM IST
Apple to rely on apps and services after disappointing sales

Apple to rely on apps and services after disappointing sales

Though Apple Inc is selling enough iPhones to keep investors happy for now, the world's most valuable publicly traded company is set increasingly to rely on its apps and services to drive growth.

Jul 28, 2016, 11:03 AM IST
Apple users experience services outage

Apple users experience services outage

An array of Apple services including the App Store and Apple TV were knocked offline for several hours on Thursday due to an unexplained technical glitch.

Jun 03, 2016, 09:11 AM IST

India-based messaging app Flock launches its App store

The Flock App store allows integrations with popular apps such as Twitter, Trello, Github, Jira, Bitbucket, and a few others. 

May 12, 2016, 20:58 PM IST
Mozilla launches new iPhone ad blocker called Focus

Mozilla launches new iPhone ad blocker called Focus

Focus will only work with Safari until Apple opens up the system in the weeks ahead, allowing users to use the app with Firefox.

Dec 09, 2015, 11:59 AM IST
Apple removes over 250 apps that collect personal info

Apple removes over 250 apps that collect personal info

 If you are an Apple phone users, you may find many apps disappear from your phone as Apple has removed hundreds of apps from its App Store over security concerns.

Oct 20, 2015, 09:12 AM IST

Facebook launches Messenger for Apple Watch, adds support for iPad multitasking

 Facebook has launched the update for Messenger which will now allow it to work on Apple watch.

Oct 09, 2015, 15:56 PM IST

Malware infection hits Apple's App Store

Computing giant Apple said Monday it has removed software from its App Store, after reports said hundreds of apps including some of China's most popular were infected with malware.

Sep 21, 2015, 19:00 PM IST
Dropbox updates iOS app for faster navigation, 3D touch support

Dropbox updates iOS app for faster navigation, 3D touch support

Dropbox has announced an update of its app for iOS.

Sep 18, 2015, 00:35 AM IST