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iOS and Mac App Stores Hit with Another Outage [Update x2: Fixed]

iOS and Mac App Stores Hit with Another Outage [Update x2: Fixed]

Apple’s system status page shows that it is currently having an outage with the App Store, Apple TV, and the Mac App Store. The page states that certain users might not be able to access the App Store, download apps or make purchases until the issue is rectified.

Apple Responds to Supreme Court App Store Ruling, Says App Store is ‘Not a Monopoly’

Apple Responds to Supreme Court App Store Ruling, Says App Store is ‘Not a Monopoly’

It’s probably not a shock to hear that Apple does not consider its App Store to be a monopoly. But now it has to actually make a case for that. Before the lawsuit moves forward, though, Apple is already coming out swinging.

PSA: App Store, Mac App Store, and iTunes Store Hit With Outage [Updated]

PSA: App Store, Mac App Store, and iTunes Store Hit With Outage [Updated]

A lot of Apple’s services are currently running just fine. Like Apple Music, Apple Pay, and the other major tentpole iCloud elements. However, if you have been running into issues buying digital goods from Apple’s various app stores, you aren’t the only one.

FTC Says Apple, Google Removed Three Dating Apps From Their App Stores Because They Allowed Minors to Sign Up

FTC Says Apple, Google Removed Three Dating Apps From Their App Stores Because They Allowed Minors to Sign Up

A trio of dating apps all maintained by the same company have been removed from Apple’s and Google’s app stores. According to the Federal Trade Commission, these apps let minors sign up.

Some Users Having Trouble Connecting to Mac App Store

Some Users Having Trouble Connecting to Mac App Store

It’s coming to the end of the week and maybe you were ready to peruse the Mac App Store for something fun to download. Unfortunately, you may have run into an issue like others are today.

Apple’s Services Division Reaches a New All-Time Revenue High of $11.5 Billion

Apple’s Services Division Reaches a New All-Time Revenue High of $11.5 Billion

Services are a major selling point for Apple these days. The company is relying on these recurring subscription models to help boost revenue on a regular basis. Luckily for the company it seems to be working.

iPhone Users Unable to Download or Update Apps from App Store; Stuck at T&C Prompt

iPhone Users Unable to Download or Update Apps from App Store; Stuck at T&C Prompt

Unable to download apps from the App Store since morning? You are not alone. A number of iPhone and iPad owners have taken to Twitter to complain that they have been unable to download apps on their devices since morning.

Apple Adds One More Step to Confirming a Subscription Purchase

Apple Adds One More Step to Confirming a Subscription Purchase

Subscriptions are all over the place, which can certainly make accessing an app and all it has to offer pretty easy. But it’s also an easy way for some nefarious individuals out there to try and scam App Store customers. In an effort to help reduce that, Apple has added an additional step when confirming a subscription purchase.

Video: Developer Uses Money Earned From App Store to Pay Off His Parents’ Mortgage

Video: Developer Uses Money Earned From App Store to Pay Off His Parents’ Mortgage

Apple loves to highlight the fact that it has paid developers billions of dollars since the inception of the App Store. The whole smartphone ecosystem now thrives on apps so it is not surprising to see App Store generating millions of dollars in revenue for many popular apps. Apple has frequently highlighted how iOS apps have helped improve the life of end users, but it has never highlighted how the App Store has changed the life of developers.

Apple May Reveal the Rumored ‘Netflix for Games’ Subscription Service During March 25 Event

Apple May Reveal the Rumored ‘Netflix for Games’ Subscription Service During March 25 Event

On Monday, March 25, Apple is going to host an event where it is expected the company will unveil two major services endeavors.