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All the best new apps and app updates to land in the App Store this week [May 11 – May 15]

All the best new apps and app updates to land in the App Store this week [May 11 – May 15]

Each week, a new round of apps and app updates land in the iOS App Store. This week is no exception with the debut of Fit Men Cook – Healthy Recipes  and a major update to Day One for OS X. These titles are only a sampling of what is available. Read on for our weekly picks of the best new apps and app updates that you shouldn’t miss.

All the best new apps and app updates to land in the App Store this week [May 4 – May 8]

All the best new apps and app updates to land in the App Store this week [May 4 – May 8]
Each week, a new round of apps and app updates land in the iOS App Store. This week is no exception with the debut of Goat Simulator GoatZ and a major update to Lark Chat: Personal Weight Loss Coach & 24/7 Nutritionist. These titles are only a sampling of what is available. Read on for our weekly picks of the best new apps and app updates that you shouldn’t miss.

All the best new apps and app updates to land in the App Store this week [April 27 – May 1]

All the best new apps and app updates to land in the App Store this week [April 27 – May 1]

Each week, a new round of apps and app updates land in the iOS App Store. This week is no exception with the debut of Jurassic World™: The Game and a major update to Airbnb. These titles are only a sampling of what is available. Read on for our weekly picks of the best new apps and app updates that you shouldn’t miss.

Apple’s App Store remains ‘incredibly popular’ as it sees record performance in Q2 2015

Apple’s App Store remains ‘incredibly popular’ as it sees record performance in Q2 2015

The App Store has become a juggernaut of its own within the Apple ecosystem, and according to Apple the focus on the digital storefront remains strong.

Apple’s App Store increased its revenue lead over Google’s Play Store in Q1 2015

Apple’s App Store increased its revenue lead over Google’s Play Store in Q1 2015

As Google’s Android platform has picked up steam, so has the Google Play Store, where Android users find their digital content.

Apple acquired search startup Ottocat in 2013 to power the ‘Explore’ tab in App Store

Apple acquired search startup Ottocat in 2013 to power the ‘Explore’ tab in App Store

Apple had reportedly acquired a small startup called Ottocat sometime in late-2013 to power its “explore” tab in its App Store. 

App Store revenue predicted to double by 2018; In-app advertising to triple in the same period

App Store revenue predicted to double by 2018; In-app advertising to triple in the same period

Based on the data collected by them, App Annie and IDC forecast that the revenue from Google’s Play Store and Apple’s App Store is going to double by 2018, while in-app advertising is going to triple in the same time period. 

Download: Tangent photo editor is Apple’s free App of the Week

Download: Tangent photo editor is Apple’s free App of the Week

This week Apple is giving away photo editing app Tangent to iOS users through its ‘Free App of the Week’ program. The powerful photo editing app usually costs $1.99, but can be downloaded for free until next week from the App Store.

App Store seems to be down again; users getting ‘Service unavailable’ error [Update x2]

App Store seems to be down again; users getting ‘Service unavailable’ error [Update x2]

Many Mac and iOS users on Twitter are reporting that they are unable to access the app store. The Mac App Store is throwing up ‘Internal Server Error – Read’ errors, while the iOS App Store is throwing up a ‘Service Unavailable’ error. 

Apple reportedly clamping down on antivirus apps within iOS App Store

Apple reportedly clamping down on antivirus apps within iOS App Store

Apple is known for clamping down on the items available within its App Stores, for better or worse, and a new report suggests the company may be at it again.