App Store

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.

App Store, iTunes outage finally comes to an end after 11 hours

App Store, iTunes outage finally comes to an end after 11 hours

Early in the morning on Wednesday, March 11, a massive outage hit iTunes and the App Stored, for both Mac and iOS, and lasted for several hours.

Users getting ‘Cannot connect to iTunes Store’ error while trying to log into App Store [Update: Issue resolved]

Users getting ‘Cannot connect to iTunes Store’ error while trying to log into App Store [Update: Issue resolved]

Having trouble purchasing or updating your apps? You’re not the only one. It seems the App Store, iTunes, and other Apple services are down this morning, and Apple is yet to acknowledge that there is a problem.

Apple rejects GIF Finder update for ridiculous ‘copyright’ reasons

Apple rejects GIF Finder update for ridiculous ‘copyright’ reasons

The developer of GIF Finder, a relatively popular app in the iOS App Store with over 90,000 downloads, had to remove his app from the App Store after Apple rejected an update for it because of copyright issues.

Apple rejecting games for screenshots depicting guns or violence

Apple rejecting games for screenshots depicting guns or violence

Pocket Gamer reports that according to multiple developers Apple’s App Review team has been rejecting games and updates, which include screenshots that depict violence such as people holding guns, being maimed or killed.

Apple promotes ‘Great Games with No In-App Purchases’ in the App Store

Apple promotes ‘Great Games with No In-App Purchases’ in the App Store

When Apple refreshes the top content within the App Stores, both for the Mac and iOS, usually there’s some kind of bundle included for good measure.

Apple teams up with Pinterest to improve app discovery

Apple teams up with Pinterest to improve app discovery

Apple has joined forces with Pinterest in an effort to make it easier for users to discover new apps. Launching today, a new product called App Pins hopes to do the same for iOS apps and games that Pinterest has already done for things like recipes, photos, and lots more.

Angry Birds Seasons gets updated and goes free as Apple’s App of the Week

Angry Birds Seasons gets updated and goes free as Apple’s App of the Week

Looking for a new iOS game that’ll keep you entertained this weekend? What could be better than the latest release of Angry Birds Seasons, which is now available for free for a limited time as Apple’s App of the Week.