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iTunes and App Store Carrier Billing Comes to Three More Countries

iTunes and App Store Carrier Billing Comes to Three More Countries

Customers in Denmark, Hong Kong, and Sweden will now be able to pay for iTunes and App Store purchases through their carriers directly without requiring to furnish a debit/credit card or any other payment method.

Equinux Discovers Apple’s Secret Font for Autoscanning iTunes Card Promo Codes

Equinux Discovers Apple’s Secret Font for Autoscanning iTunes Card Promo Codes

A handy way to use an iTunes card, one of the many varieties out there, is to scan it with the camera on your iOS device, which can add it as a payment option in just a matter of seconds.

ARKit Demos: 7 iPhone Augmented Reality Demos to Get Excited About iOS 11

ARKit Demos: 7 iPhone Augmented Reality Demos to Get Excited About iOS 11

When iOS 11 comes out, hundreds of millions of devices will support ARKit. iPhones and iPads that are already in the wild will become augmented reality platforms.

Apple Removed 58,000 Apps from China’s App Store in Two Weeks

Apple Removed 58,000 Apps from China’s App Store in Two Weeks

Last week, it was reported that Apple had removed hundreds of thousands of apps from the App Store due to a new rule against spam and clone apps. Now, another report details that in China’s App Store alone, Apple has removed over 58,000 apps in the last couple of weeks.

Apple has Removed Thousands of Clone and Spam Apps from the App Store

Apple has Removed Thousands of Clone and Spam Apps from the App Store

A new App Store rule from Apple can possibly spell the end of hundred of thousands of apps that are created from “commercialised template or app generation service.” The new rule 4.2.6 clearly states and gives Apple to reject such apps from being listed on the App Store.

Report Details How Scammy Apps Are Making $80K Per Month on the iOS App Store Through Ads

Report Details How Scammy Apps Are Making $80K Per Month on the iOS App Store Through Ads

Right before WWDC, Apple proudly announced that it had paid developers over $70 billion to developers since the inception of the App Store, with $21 billion being paid to them in the last one year alone. While apps are definitely becoming popular with every passing day, things are not exactly as rosy as they might seem. 

Apple Announces It Has Paid Developers Over $70 Billion Since App Store Inception

Apple Announces It Has Paid Developers Over $70 Billion Since App Store Inception

Ahead of WWDC next week, Apple today announced that it has paid developers across the world over $70 billion to developers since its inception in 2008 with iOS 2. The company notes that over the last one year, downloads from the App Store have increased by over 70 percent.

Dash for iOS Returns to the App Store

Dash for iOS Returns to the App Store

In October of last year, the popular iOS (and Mac) app, Dash, was pulled from the digital storefront following reports of “review manipulation” by Apple.

Apple Updates Analytics Service to Better Show How Apps Get Discovered

Apple Updates Analytics Service to Better Show How Apps Get Discovered

Developing an application is hard work, but it’s simply just half the battle for a developer who wants to make a living building things for other people to use.

App Store Earns Another Quarterly Record as Revenue Increases 40% Year-Over-Year

App Store Earns Another Quarterly Record as Revenue Increases 40% Year-Over-Year

Earlier today, Apple officially announced its second quarter 2017 earnings report, confirming that millions more of its products had found their way to owners’ hands.