Smile Software, the developer of TextExpander Touch for iOS, the extremely useful typing utility, has relied on workarounds to get around some of the limitations of iOS.
Developers of Launch Center Pro,Â the app that lets you create shortcuts for common actions, were asked by Apple to remove shortcuts to preinstalled iOS apps like Calendar, Game Center etc. since they are considered to be “Undocumented APIs.”
French Minister Calls Apple’s Decision To Remove AppGratis “Extremely Brutal And Unilateral”, Threatens EU Action
It looks like Apple’s decision to remove AppGratis from the App Store could get it into trouble, at least in Europe.
Yesterday, we reported that AppGratis, an iOS app discovery service, was kicked out of the App Store for unknown reasons. Today, Apple has confirmed that, as we speculated, the app was indeed yanked for violating section 2.25 of the App Store Review Guidelines.Â
AppGratis, an app discovery service that worked with developers to make one paid app free everyday, has been pulled from the App Store. While Apple occasionally rejects apps based on the use of private APIs, AppGratisâ€™ rejection could have something to do with Appleâ€™s app review guideline that forbids third party apps similar to the App Store.