App Store

Apple removes Quran from App Store in China on Beijing’s request

Apple has taken down one of the world`s most popular Quran apps in China after a request from Chinese officials. 

Oct 15, 2021, 18:40 PM IST

15 best apps, games of 2020 on Apple App Store: Check out the full list

Apple said that these winners are notable for their "high quality, creative design, usability, and innovative technology".

Dec 02, 2020, 18:31 PM IST

India open to launching own mobile app store as an alternative to Apple, Google

India already runs a mobile app store that lists over 1200 mainly government-backed applications.

Oct 02, 2020, 09:21 AM IST

US judge halts President Donald Trump administration's order to remove WeChat from app stores

On Friday, the U.S. Commerce Department had issued an order citing national security grounds to block the app from U.S. app stores owned by Tencent Holding`s

Sep 20, 2020, 20:49 PM IST

Apple removes Epic Games from App store

MacStories Managing Editor John Voorhees said, "You missed your chance. Epic is off the App Store now. Also, this fight has gotten very petty. Today`s featured app? PUBG."

Aug 29, 2020, 15:26 PM IST

Epic Games wins against Apple on Unreal Engine, loses Fortnite

Apple had threatened to terminate Epic Games' developer account by August 28 which would cut the company off from iOS and macOS development tools.

Aug 26, 2020, 11:46 AM IST

Galaxy Tab S7, PlayStation 4 Pro, Xbox One X, Nintendo Switch – Here's all you can win in Epic Game’s Fortnite tournament

Launched in 2017, Fortnite features a battle royale format where 100 players compete to survive as the last player standing on a remote island.

Aug 21, 2020, 12:23 PM IST

Twitter allows iOS users to limit replies to their tweets

The micro-blogging platform first tested this feature with a limited set of users in May.

Aug 07, 2020, 15:02 PM IST

Epic Games CEO slams Apple App Store, Google Play Store policies

Fortnite is the world's largest game with over 350 million accounts and 2.5 billion friend connections.

Jul 27, 2020, 17:07 PM IST

Google Plus officially gone, rebranded as Currents

The Currents rebrand started back in April of 2019.

Jul 07, 2020, 11:31 AM IST

Apple stops Facebook Gaming from arriving on App Store: Report

Facebook team is not surprised by Apple's decision, as they have been trying to launch the Facebook Gaming app on the App Store unsuccessfully since February.

Jun 22, 2020, 13:14 PM IST

US House antitrust committee chair slams Apple for App Store fee

Apple has faced criticism in several markets including in Europe for the App Store fees.

Jun 19, 2020, 17:18 PM IST

Apple App Store drives $519 bn in sales in 2019, mobile commerce leads

The new study, conducted by independent economists at Analysis Group, found that the highest value categories were mobile commerce (m-commerce) apps, digital goods and services apps, and in-app advertising.

Jun 16, 2020, 13:17 PM IST

Apple products' sales may be down, but services like Apple Music, App store on rise

Services like FaceTime and Messages also set new records for daily volume during the quarter. 

May 05, 2020, 00:09 AM IST

Apple Music soon in 52 new countries; App Store, iCloud being unveiled in other parts of world

Apple Music costs will range from as low as $3 to $11 monthly, with a six-month free trial period in the new countries.

Apr 21, 2020, 17:17 PM IST

Apple Services hit 390 mn paid subscriptions

The company recently announced Apple Arcade -- the world's first game subscription service for mobile and desktop.

May 02, 2019, 13:15 PM IST

Apple may delete 'WhatsApp Stickers' from App Store

In October, WhatsApp announced in a blog-post that it is adding support for third-party developers to build sticker apps for WhatsApp for both Android and iOS users.

Nov 19, 2018, 12:29 PM IST

Google builds My Business app for small business owners

Google My Business app is available for download in Google Play or the App Store.

Nov 15, 2018, 14:31 PM IST

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

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

Jan 05, 2018, 17:38 PM IST