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Analysts Claim Apple’s Upcoming App Store Changes Won’t Affect Its Bottom Line

Analysts Claim Apple’s Upcoming App Store Changes Won’t Affect Its Bottom Line

Regulators and lawsuits have pressured Apple into finally announcing upcoming changes for the App Store. These include letting developers email customers about payment options available outside the iOS app and allowing apps like Spotify and Netflix to use in-app links that redirect to their respective websites for user signup. However, a Morgan Stanley analyst believes this will have a “minimal financial impact” on Apple.

Apple’s Online Store Gets a Big Redesign

Apple’s Online Store Gets a Big Redesign

Apple has given its online Apple Store a significant redesign. The company has now also added a dedicated Store tab to its main website.

China Orders Didi Ride Hailing App to Be Removed From the App Store for Serious Privacy Violations

China Orders Didi Ride Hailing App to Be Removed From the App Store for Serious Privacy Violations

The Chinese government, on Sunday, ordered smartphone manufacturers like Apple and Huawei to remove the Didi cab ride-hailing app from their App Stores. The move comes as China’s Cyberspace Administration has found some “serious privacy violations” in the app.

Apple Discontinues Space Gray Mac Accessories, Available Only Until Supplies Last

Apple Discontinues Space Gray Mac Accessories, Available Only Until Supplies Last

Following iMac Pro’s discontinuation last month, Apple has discontinued Space Gray accessories for Mac. The company now lists accessories like Magic Trackpad, Magic Mouse 2 as only available “While supplies last.”

Apple Claims It Prevented $1.5 Billion in App Store Frauds Last Year, Rejected 150,000 Spam Apps

Apple Claims It Prevented $1.5 Billion in App Store Frauds Last Year, Rejected 150,000 Spam Apps

Amid the legal battle with Epic Games, Apple released a new statement regarding the App Store and the fraud apps that have taken over the Store. Apple claims that it prevented nearly $1.5 billion in fraud on the App Store, with the company removing nearly 150,000 scam apps.

Apple Gave Hulu Access to Special App Store APIs, Reveals Internal Emails

Apple Gave Hulu Access to Special App Store APIs, Reveals Internal Emails

Apple’s unethical behavior towards different app developers has been the talk for quite some time now. A day after it was revealed that Apple struggled to ‘convince’ Netflix not to drop in-app purchase support, new documents have unveiled that Apple gave Hulu access to some special App Store APIs.

Apple Store Goes Down Ahead of ‘Spring Loaded’ Event Later Today

Apple Store Goes Down Ahead of ‘Spring Loaded’ Event Later Today

Apple’s online store has gone down ahead of its ‘Spring Loaded’ event later today. It is typical of Apple to take down its online store before major product announcements.

Developer Reports Another VPN Scam As Fleeceware Apps Continue to Clog Apple App Store

Developer Reports Another VPN Scam As Fleeceware Apps Continue to Clog Apple App Store

Just a few days after he highlighted a VPN scam running on iOS App Store, developer Eleftheriou has reported many other fleeceware apps that continue to clog Apple App Store.

Apple Executive Says App Store Fraud Checks Are Like ‘Bringing Butter Knife in Gunfight’

Apple Executive Says App Store Fraud Checks Are Like ‘Bringing Butter Knife in Gunfight’

A senior Apple executive has claimed that Apple’s App Store fraud checks are of no use, and are like ‘bringing a butter knife to a gunfight.’

Apple Rolling Out Filter Tags in App Store For Improved Search Results

Apple Rolling Out Filter Tags in App Store For Improved Search Results

In an effort to improve the Search experience, Apple is reportedly rolling out filter tags in the search tab of the App Store.