Ahead of the confirmation that Apple was acquiring Beats Electronics, the Beats iOS app was updated with a handful of bug fixes and a new pricing structure that both lowers the cost of the yearly subscription and provides an extended 14-day trial.
According to reports in bothÂ MacRumorsÂ and 148apps,Â Apple is now allowing some developers to generate promo codes for in-app purchases. This feature allows developers to offer giveaways and send out demo copies of freemium apps, which are free to download, but contain content that costs money to unlock.
Apple has finally updated the iTunes Connect iOS app with a redesigned interface in line with the iOS 7 design language. The iTunes Connect app lets iOS developers see revenues, downloads andÂ other app information, but hadn’t been updated since more than a year and a half.
According to CNBC’s Kelly Evans, who spoke to developer Dong Nguyen, Flappy Bird will return to the App Store later this year with a new multi-player feature. Â Though heÂ didn’t provide a concrete date,Â Nguyen said the new version of the game could be ready as soon as August.Â
Sonos today updated its Controller app for iOS to version 5.0, bringing a brand new redesign and a handful of new features including universal search. Introduced in March as a limited beta, the final version of the Controlled is now available publicly in the iOS App Store.