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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.

Scam VPN App Charges $9.99/Week, Claims It Is ‘Recommended By Apple’

Scam VPN App Charges $9.99/Week, Claims It Is ‘Recommended By Apple’

Kosta Eleftheriou, who earlier asked Apple to take action against fake reviews and ratings on App Store, has now reported another scam app on iOS App Store. The app claims to be ‘Recommended By Apple,’ and charges up to $9.99 per week from users.

Apple ‘Surprised’ Over Developers Doubting Its App Review Process

Apple ‘Surprised’ Over Developers Doubting Its App Review Process

Apple has told Australian authorities that the company is “surprised” over the accusations some developers have logged against them. The company has provided a full report to the government regarding its App Store review process, and the app distribution system.

Developer Sues Apple for Exploiting Its Monopoly Over iOS App Distribution

Developer Sues Apple for Exploiting Its Monopoly Over iOS App Distribution

Kosta Eleftheriou, who earlier asked Apple to take action against the fake ratings and reviews on iOS App Store, has now filed a lawsuit against the company. The developer is accusing Apple of exploiting its monopoly power over the distribution of iOS apps.

Report: iOS Users Spent More Than $10 Billion on Top 100 Subscription Apps in 2020

Report: iOS Users Spent More Than $10 Billion on Top 100 Subscription Apps in 2020

Consumer spending on apps and subscriptions continues to grow year-on-year, claims a new report from Sensor Tower. Users across Android and iOS spent over $13 billion on subscriptions-based apps, out of which iOS users contributed to about $10.3 billion of revenue.

Report: App Store Privacy Labels of Many Apps Found to be Inaccurate

Report: App Store Privacy Labels of Many Apps Found to be Inaccurate

iOS 14 brings in many privacy-related features like App Tracking Transparency, approximate location, clipboard access warnings. One of the key privacy feature introduced with iOS 14 was ‘Privacy Labels’ on the Apple App Store.

Apple’s Black Friday Shopping Event Offers Up to $150 Gift Card With iPad Pro, Macs, More

Apple’s Black Friday Shopping Event Offers Up to $150 Gift Card With iPad Pro, Macs, More

For Black Friday and Cyber Monday, Apple is offering eligible customers Apple Gift cards of up to $150 that can be used towards their next purchase.