Services have become a huge element to Apple’s business plan, and it looks like it’s definitely paying off.
While Apple has plenty of rules within its proprietary App Store for iOS and macOS, some folks out there still find workarounds and try to game the system. Which usually means scamming customers.
On Tuesday, Apple announced a new change to the way that developers can disperse app bundles, adding a couple of oft-requested elements to the mix.
While some bugs or flaws can be pretty big and lead to potential security risks, there are also the bugs that are pretty minor and are just a minor annoyance.
Mobile VPN apps are pretty common these days. Facebook acquired one back in 2013 called Onavo Protect, but it looks like its time in the App Store is coming to an end.
Obscura 2 is among the best camera apps for iPhone on the iOS App Store, and if you have been wary of trying it due to its $4.99 price tag, then you will be glad to know that you can download it for free. Apple has partnered with the team behind Obscura 2 and is offering the app as a free download from the App Store.
It has been ten years since Apple launched the App Store. Since then, the digital storefront has exploded in popularity and usefulness.
The latest report from Sensor Tower estimates that the iOS App Store raked in nearly double the money when compared to the Google Play Store in the first half of the year. While iOS users spent nearly $22.6 billion on the App Store in the first six months of 2018 which is nearly 1.9x times of what users spent on the Google Play Store.
It has been 10 years since Apple launched the App Store, and, since then, what started as a digital storefront that led to a lot of questions about native apps or web apps, eventually became the default for smartphones and other mobile devices.
The iOS App Store turns 10 today. When Apple had first launched the iPhone, there was no App Store and the company was heavily pushing its native apps and aggressively pushing developers to create web apps for the platform. A year later, things changed and the App Store was born, and the rest, as they say, is history.