India’s Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion (DIPP) has told Apple it must submit another application if it wants to open its first retail stores in the country.
The DIPP has “explained the gaps” in Apple’s first application, according to one report, and it wants more information on Apple’s proposal.
Apple is “on course” to gain approval for its first retail stores in India, according to a Bloomberg report citing “a person with knowledge of the matter.” The government is expected to clear Apple’s application, but it’s unclear when final approval might come.
Apple is giving yet another iOS app away for free through its official Apple Store app. The latest giveaway is Union, the powerful image blending and editing tool, which is normally priced at $1.99. Here’s how you download it.
Apple has been made to cough up £1,200 ($1,800) in damages after its Genius Bar accidentally deleted all the data from a customer’s iPhone. Deric White, 68, had honeymoon photos and 15 years’ worth of contacts on his iPhone 5 before taking it to the Apple Store with a technical fault.