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Apple says rejection of immigration game ‘Papers, Please’ was a ‘misunderstanding’, tells developer to resubmit app with nudity option

Apple says rejection of immigration game ‘Papers, Please’ was a ‘misunderstanding’, tells developer to resubmit app with nudity option

Earlier today, we reported that developer of Indie game Papers, Please had to remove the pixelated nudity from his game due to family-focus censorship rules that the App Store maintains.

How to fix the ‘Can’t connect to App Store’ error on your iPhone or iPad

How to fix the ‘Can’t connect to App Store’ error on your iPhone or iPad

Apple is popularly known for the ‘it just works’ tagline, which is widely reflected by all its devices and software. However, in recent times the company has been unable to keep up with the tagline with random bugs or issues affecting the overall user experience.

Apple announces ‘Best of 2014′ App Store and iTunes Store winners

Apple announces ‘Best of 2014′ App Store and iTunes Store winners

As 2014 comes to a close, Apple has announced its yearly “best-of” list of apps and content on the iTunes Store.

It has announced the best apps, games, music, movies, TV shows, books and podcasts of the year.

App Store downloads in October hit new record thanks to iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus

App Store downloads in October hit new record thanks to iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus

The demand for the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus was never in question, and if it was, the sales numbers should have put them to rest. As it turns out, the App Store got plenty of attention, too.

25 Popular Apps turn (RED) in the App Store for World AIDS Day 2014 Campaign

25 Popular Apps turn (RED) in the App Store for World AIDS Day 2014 Campaign

Apple has just announced the (RED) promotion on the App Store to mark World AIDS day 2014. For the promotion, 25 popular apps will turn (RED) for the next two weeks, and will offer exclusive new content where all the proceeds will go directly to (RED)’s  Global Fund to fight AIDS. The apps have also been updated with a special red icon.

Apple alters ‘Free’ button to ‘Get’ in App Store to potentially avoid in-app purchase disputes

Apple alters ‘Free’ button to ‘Get’ in App Store to potentially avoid in-app purchase disputes

With the rise of the “freemium” model for apps, where a free app can usually contain a plethora of paid options after the initial download, Apple has seen plenty of flak over the years for these types of apps and their marketing.

Apple adds UnionPay as a payment option for App Store Customers in China

Apple adds UnionPay as a payment option for App Store Customers in China

Apple has just announced that it has added UnionPay, the most popular payment card in China, as a payment option for App Store customers in the country.

Apple releases updated Mac App Store for OS X Yosemite

Apple releases updated Mac App Store for OS X Yosemite

Apple today launched a refreshed new Mac App Store that is designed keeping in line the new visual interface introduced by the company in iOS 8 and OS X Yosemite

Some customers experiencing App Store error messages and failed downloads

Some customers experiencing App Store error messages and failed downloads

While errors do not happen often, when they do it can be felt in big ways for anyone who might be trying to access the App Store and download something. According to a new report, some users may be having issues with that.

Apple launches new ‘Apps for Health’ section to highlight the best HealthKit compatible apps

Apple launches new ‘Apps for Health’ section to highlight the best HealthKit compatible apps

Apple started approving HealthKit compatible apps on the App Store on Friday, after releasing iOS 8.0.2 software update a day earlier, which included a fix for the security flaw that had forced to remove the Health related apps from the App Store before the release of iOS 8.