Apple’s App Store now lets you pre-order iOS apps and games before they launch

Apple has quietly allowed developers to make their apps available for pre-order. It’s a basic feature — as Android fanatics will point out — but nevertheless one that has been missing from the App Store. Upcoming apps will now be … Read More

Crunch Report | Apple Confirms Shazam Acquisition

Crunch Report | Apple Confirms Shazam Acquisition 10 minutes ago by Khaled “Tito” Hamze Soylent co-founder Rob Rhinehart steps down as CEO 1 hour ago by Catherine Shu Nextdoor raised about $75 million to connect neighbors 2 hours ago by Katie Roof A … Read More

Apple Confirms Shazam Acquisition | Crunch Report

Apple confirms its Shazam acquisition, MyEtherWallet knockoff goes live on the App Store and is now removed and the NFL is partnering with Verizon and is now streaming football games to everyone. All this on Crunch Report.

Apple let a knockoff version of one of the world’s biggest crypto wallets into the App Store

An app masquerading as MyEtherWallet.com, one of the internet’s most popular services for storing ETH and other crypto coins, has made its way to the top of the iOS App Store charts. The app rose to the number three spot in … Read More

Apple’s WWDC 2017 Hardware Launches First Look | New iPad Pro, iMac, MacBooks, HomePod and More

Tim Cook said that Apple had six big announcements at its annual developers conference, and looks like he wasn’t kidding. We take a look at all of Apple’s major hardware launches at WWDC 2017. _ For the latest in mobile … Read More

Apple’s widened ban on templated apps is wiping small businesses from the App Store

F ollowing its Worldwide Developers Conference, Apple released updated App Store guidelines that included a new rule allowing it to ban apps created by a “commercialized template or app generation service.” The understanding at the time was this was part … Read More

Coinbase beats Facebook & YouTube to become the most downloaded app on iOS

As the Bitcoin’s price continues to surge trading close to $15,000, Coinbase has successfully secured the top position in Apple’s app store in the US, as its most downloaded one in the region. Bitcoin fever is at its peak and … Read More

Apple introduces a new pay-per-install ad product called Search Ads Basic

Apple today is introducing a new way for app developers to acquire users for their apps: it’s launching a pay-per-install advertising product called Search Ads Basic. The “basic” branding signals that this product is being aimed at smaller developers compared … Read More

iOS jailbreak repositories close as user interest wanes

A few years ago jailbreaking your iPhone was all the rage. The cat-and-mouse game of hackers versus Apple was great fun and some of the open source products available to jailbreakers – namely the Cydia alternative app store – added … Read More

Apple’s iOS App Store adds weekend deals to boost app downloads

With the introduction of iOS 11, Apple redesigned the App Store with a heavier focus on editorial content, including articles, interviews, how-to’s, lists and other round-ups with app recommendations. Now, it’s adding another feature, as well, called “This Weekend Only.” … Read More