Slashdot Items Tagged "appstore"

Date / Time Story
Friday February 16, 2018 @04:40PM Apple Says That All New Apps Must Support the iPhone X Screen
Thursday December 21, 2017 @04:29PM Apple Says Apps Must Now Disclose Odds For Loot Boxes
Tuesday November 14, 2017 @11:32AM The Strange Art of Writing Release Notes
Monday September 11, 2017 @11:03PM Equifax's App Has Disappeared From Apple's App Store and Google Play
Thursday August 24, 2017 @12:17PM AccuWeather Updates Its iOS App To Address Privacy Outcry
Monday August 21, 2017 @08:43AM The Windows App Store is Full of Pirate Streaming Apps
Friday June 16, 2017 @11:49AM The Size of iPhone's Top Apps Has Increased by 1,000% in Four Years
Monday June 12, 2017 @05:16PM Report Reveals In-App Purchase Scams In the App Store
Friday June 09, 2017 @04:12PM App Store Now Requires Developers To Use Official API To Request App Ratings, Disallows Custom Prompts
Friday June 09, 2017 @01:17PM Pepe Is Banned From the Apple App Store
Wednesday June 07, 2017 @12:38AM Apple To Phase Out 32-Bit Mac Apps Starting In January 2018
Thursday June 01, 2017 @10:19AM App Store Earnings For Developers Exceed $70 Billion; App Downloads Up 70% YoY
Wednesday May 31, 2017 @05:05PM Amazon Is Refunding Up To $70 Million In-App Purchases Made By Kids
Monday April 24, 2017 @02:20PM Apple Cuts Affiliate Commissions on Apps and In-App Purchases
Wednesday April 05, 2017 @05:48PM Amazon Will Refund Millions of Unauthorized In-App Purchases Made By Kids
Friday March 31, 2017 @04:43AM Apple Opens App Accelerator in Bangalore, India To Foster iOS App Development
Wednesday March 29, 2017 @02:55PM App Store Sales For Android To Overtake Apple's iOS, Research Firm Says
Monday March 20, 2017 @12:54AM Canonical Helps Launch A Snap Store For The Orange Pi Community
Wednesday March 08, 2017 @08:55AM Apple Begins Rejecting Apps With 'Hot Code Push' Feature
Wednesday March 01, 2017 @11:55AM Nobody Likes Uber Anymore, Recent Reviews and Ratings On App Store Suggest
Monday February 13, 2017 @12:14PM Story of Two Developers Who Are Reporting Growth in Revenue After Leaving Apple's App Store
Tuesday January 17, 2017 @09:39AM Worldwide App Downloads Grew 15% and Revenue Soared 40% in 2016
Monday January 16, 2017 @09:35AM China Orders App Stores To Join Register
Tuesday January 10, 2017 @07:30AM WeChat Beats Google in Releasing Apps That Don't Need Downloading or Installing
Thursday January 05, 2017 @09:42AM Apple App Store Developers Earned $20 Billion in 2016, Up 40 Percent Year Over Year
Thursday December 22, 2016 @11:39AM Apple Delays App Store Security Deadline For Developers
Wednesday December 21, 2016 @10:10AM Nintendo's Mobile Mario Game Sets Download Record But Pricing Proves Sticking Point
Monday December 19, 2016 @09:44AM Bad Reviews For Super Mario Run Are Sending Nintendo's Stock Tumbling
Monday November 28, 2016 @09:24AM The Mac App Store Is Full of Scams
Monday November 07, 2016 @10:51AM Fake Shopping Apps Are Invading the iPhone
Thursday November 03, 2016 @09:04AM Google Moves To Upgrade App Store, Aims To Help Developers Bolster Revenue
Thursday October 20, 2016 @10:15AM China Overtakes the US in iOS App Store Revenue
Thursday October 06, 2016 @03:04PM Apple Has Removed Dash from the App Store
Friday September 16, 2016 @02:19PM Half Of US Smartphone Users Download Zero Apps Per Month
Thursday September 01, 2016 @02:48PM Apple To Remove Abandoned Apps From The App Store
Wednesday July 27, 2016 @03:40PM One Billion iPhones Have Been Sold, Apple Says
Wednesday July 27, 2016 @10:52AM Google Play Rolls Out Family Sharing
Wednesday July 13, 2016 @09:33PM Apple Launching Reality TV Show Called 'Planet of the Apps'
Friday July 01, 2016 @01:09PM Apple Slams Spotify For Asking For 'Preferential Treatment'
Thursday June 30, 2016 @07:59PM Facebook To Shred 'Paper' News-Reading App On July 29th
Thursday June 23, 2016 @04:02PM SanDisk Made an iPhone Case With Built-In Storage
Saturday June 18, 2016 @10:50AM Fedora QA Lead Pans Canonical 'Propaganda' On Snap Apps
Tuesday June 14, 2016 @01:17PM Adios Apt and Yum? Ubuntu's Snap Apps Are Coming To Distros Everywhere
Tuesday June 14, 2016 @12:19PM Developer Accuses Apple Of Stealing His Breathe App
Wednesday June 08, 2016 @03:00PM Slashdot Asks: Is the App Boom Over?
Wednesday June 08, 2016 @12:56PM Apple To Offer iOS Developers 85-15 Revenue Split; Debut Paid App Store Search Ads
Tuesday June 07, 2016 @03:35PM Report: People Are Spending Much Less Time On Social Media
Friday April 15, 2016 @12:58PM Apple Considering Google-Like 'Paid Search' On App Store
Friday March 25, 2016 @04:22PM Snapchat Reportedly Acquires Bitmoji Maker Bitstrips For $100 Million
Thursday March 17, 2016 @04:23PM Facebook's Messenger Bot Store Could Be Most Important Launch Since App Store
Wednesday March 16, 2016 @12:23PM Researchers Find iOS Malware That Infects Non-Jailbroken Devices
Sunday March 13, 2016 @11:22AM Sorry, Indie Devs -- Pop Apps Are the Future of App Store
Thursday March 03, 2016 @03:56PM Hopkins Study Finds Popular Blood Pressure App Wildly Inaccurate
Friday February 26, 2016 @11:56AM Porn-Clicker Android Malware Hits Google Play Hard
Monday February 22, 2016 @08:36AM Pirated App Store Client For iOS Found On Apple's App Store
Tuesday February 09, 2016 @11:13AM Adblock Fast Returns To Google Play a Week After Being Pulled
Thursday February 04, 2016 @06:38PM Samsung's AdBlock Fast Removed From the Play Store
Thursday November 12, 2015 @10:55AM With Respect To Gaming, Android Still Lags Behind iOS
Thursday October 01, 2015 @08:06AM Apple Bans iFixit Repair App From App Store After Apple TV Teardown
Friday September 25, 2015 @05:48PM Apple Admits iCloud Problem Has Killed iOS 9 'App Slicing'
Tuesday September 22, 2015 @07:51AM Number of XcodeGhost-Infected iOS Apps Rises
Sunday September 20, 2015 @07:12PM Apple Cleaning Up App Store After Its First Major Attack
Thursday September 17, 2015 @04:12PM One Day After iOS 9's Launch, Ad Blockers Top Apple's App Store
Thursday September 17, 2015 @12:48PM Apple's First Android App, Move To iOS, Is Getting Killed With One-Star Reviews
Saturday July 11, 2015 @06:51AM Ask Slashdot: How Should Devs Deal With Trademark Trolls?
Thursday June 18, 2015 @11:23AM LibreOffice Now Available On Apple's Mac App Store
Wednesday May 20, 2015 @01:11PM Adblock Plus Launches Adblock Browser: a Fork of Firefox For Android
Thursday April 09, 2015 @03:43PM Google Is Too Slow At Clearing Junkware From the Chrome Extension Store
Thursday April 09, 2015 @10:31AM Apple Leaves Chinese CNNIC Root In OS X and iOS Trusted Stores
Monday April 06, 2015 @11:47AM Popular Android Package Uses Just XOR -- and That's Not the Worst Part
Thursday December 04, 2014 @08:34AM Fraudulent Apps Found In Apple's Store
Thursday November 20, 2014 @01:44PM Apple Swaps "Get" Button For "Free" To Avoid Confusion Over In-App Purchases
Friday September 19, 2014 @09:50PM Android Apps Now Unofficially Able To Run On Any Major Desktop OS
Tuesday September 16, 2014 @07:07AM Apple Outrages Users By Automatically Installing U2's Album On Their Devices
Tuesday September 02, 2014 @08:35AM Apple Reveals the Most Common Reasons That It Rejects Apps
Thursday August 28, 2014 @10:14AM Microsoft Dumps 1,500 Apps From Its Windows Store
Thursday August 21, 2014 @06:36AM Microsoft's Windows 8 App Store Is Full of Scamware
Thursday August 14, 2014 @03:10PM Apple's App Store Needs a Radical Revamp; How Would You Go About It?
Saturday August 02, 2014 @06:11AM Critics To FTC: Why Do You Hate In-App Purchasing Freedom?
Saturday February 08, 2014 @09:01PM EA's Dungeon Keeper Ratings Below a 5 Go To Email Black Hole
Thursday January 23, 2014 @05:20PM Google Charging OEMs Licensing Fees For Play Store
Tuesday January 14, 2014 @10:50AM Japan To Tax Online Sales Of Foreign-Made Content
Thursday November 28, 2013 @08:53AM CyanogenMod Installer Removed From Google Play Store
Tuesday November 19, 2013 @12:39PM 1.2% of Apps On Google Play Are Repackaged To Deliver Ads, Collect Info
Saturday November 16, 2013 @01:49PM Nathan Myhrvold's $500 Cookbook Now an $80 iPhone App
Thursday October 24, 2013 @10:06AM Blackberry BBM App and Suspicious Google Play Ratings
Thursday August 22, 2013 @07:58AM Single Developer Responsible For Over 47k Apps In BlackBerry World
Thursday July 18, 2013 @02:43PM VLC For iOS Returns On July 19, Rewritten and Fully Open-Sourced
Thursday July 11, 2013 @08:04AM Android Master Key Vulnerability Checker Now Live
Thursday June 06, 2013 @10:22AM Amazon Debuts Multi-Platform Indie Games Store
Saturday April 13, 2013 @06:26AM UK Gov To Investigate 'Aggressive' In-app Purchases
Thursday April 04, 2013 @07:06AM SkyDrive 3.0: Microsoft Gave Up Fighting Apple's 30% Cut
Saturday March 09, 2013 @03:17PM Apple Finally Fixes Unencrypted App Store Login
Tuesday January 29, 2013 @08:27AM Ask Slashdot: Best Free and Open Source Apps For Android?
Saturday January 19, 2013 @06:54AM Amazon Sidesteps App Store Business Model, Plays Back MP3s From Safari
Thursday January 17, 2013 @04:55PM New Microsoft App To Coordinate Disaster-Relief Efforts
Tuesday January 15, 2013 @01:15PM RIM Attracts 15,000 Apps For BlackBerry 10 In 2 Days
Tuesday January 08, 2013 @12:39PM Rejection of Reality: Apple Denies Endgame:Syria
Tuesday January 08, 2013 @09:33AM Apple's App Store Tops 40 Billion Downloads; Generates $7 Billion For Developers
Tuesday January 01, 2013 @12:44PM Pirated iOS App Store Site Shuts Down
Friday December 14, 2012 @07:26AM Nokia Abruptly Closes Application Store In China For N9
Thursday December 13, 2012 @08:37AM Revamped Google Maps Finally Available On iOS
Thursday December 06, 2012 @09:16AM Android Options Mean "Best" Browsers Might Surprise You
Tuesday December 04, 2012 @08:34AM Valve Officially Launches TV-Friendly Steam Big Picture Mode
Saturday December 01, 2012 @08:57PM Apple Declutters, Speeds Up iTunes With Major Upgrade
Tuesday November 06, 2012 @09:52AM Verizon To Shut Down App Store By January
Thursday November 01, 2012 @11:35AM Apple Delays Simpler and Cleaner iTunes 'to Get It Right'
Wednesday October 31, 2012 @05:23PM California AG Gives App Developers 30 Days To Post Privacy Notice
Thursday October 25, 2012 @09:41PM Trouble For Microsoft Developers With the Windows Store
Saturday October 20, 2012 @12:45AM Poor SSL Implementations Leave Many Android Apps Vulnerable
Friday October 19, 2012 @05:18PM Mozilla Opens the Firefox App Store To Early Testers
Friday September 07, 2012 @10:18AM Windows Phone 8 SDK — By Appointment Only
Wednesday September 05, 2012 @05:18PM Why Apple Should Stop Censoring Apps
Friday August 31, 2012 @08:32PM BBC Keeps Android Flash Alive In the UK
Thursday August 30, 2012 @03:12PM Apple Rejects Drone Strike App
Friday August 17, 2012 @07:45PM MplayerX Leaving Mac App Store
Thursday July 26, 2012 @09:10AM App Developer: Android Designed For Piracy
Saturday July 21, 2012 @09:54AM First iOS, Now Mac OS X In-App Purchases Hacked
Friday July 20, 2012 @06:40AM Apple Yanks Privacy App From the App Store
Thursday July 19, 2012 @01:08PM Canonical Unveils WebApps For Ubuntu
Thursday July 19, 2012 @07:55AM Jolla Confirms MeeGo App Store Is Coming
Thursday July 05, 2012 @12:27PM First iOS Malware Discovered In Apple's App Store
Thursday July 05, 2012 @08:57AM App Store Bug Corrupts Binaries; Angry Birds Crash
Thursday July 05, 2012 @07:01AM Microsoft To Bring Windows 8 Marketplace In 180 Countries
Sunday May 20, 2012 @11:32AM Apple Lifts Ban On the Word "Jailbreak"
Tuesday May 15, 2012 @09:50AM Mozilla Leaves Out Linux For Initial Web App Support
Tuesday May 01, 2012 @07:32AM RIM's Future Hangs On Developer Support For 'New BlackBerry'
Sunday April 22, 2012 @03:41PM The Artificial Life of the App Store
Saturday April 21, 2012 @08:49AM Accountability, Not Code Quality, Makes iOS Safer Than Android
Thursday April 19, 2012 @06:12AM Federal Court Allows Class-Action Suit Against Apple Over In-App Purchases
Thursday April 05, 2012 @08:02AM Instagram Debuts On Android
Monday March 26, 2012 @11:46AM US Congress Probes iOS App Developers On Privacy
Friday March 23, 2012 @07:08PM Can Translucency Save Privacy In the Cloud?
Monday February 27, 2012 @11:08PM Apple Threatens To Pull Siri Clone From App Store
Friday February 24, 2012 @07:23AM Are Smartphones Starting a Boom In DIY Medicine?
Friday February 03, 2012 @09:07AM Google Starts Scanning Android Apps
Monday January 30, 2012 @12:26PM Siri Competitor Evi Arrives, But Already Overloaded
Friday January 27, 2012 @11:31PM Android Malware May Have Infected 5 Million Users
Tuesday January 24, 2012 @07:21AM Alternative Android Market To House Banned Apps
Friday December 30, 2011 @06:33PM Running Great Britain? There's an App For That!
Tuesday December 27, 2011 @12:07PM DigiTimes Lends Credence To Apple-Branded TVs For 2012
Thursday December 15, 2011 @03:34PM Why Developers Still Prefer iOS To Android
Tuesday December 13, 2011 @10:44AM Windows 8 Store Will Allow Open Source Apps
Friday December 09, 2011 @07:49PM Android Market Hits 10 Billion Downloads, Games Dominate
Friday December 09, 2011 @05:54PM Google Demonstrates Chrome Native Client With Bastion
Thursday December 08, 2011 @11:19AM DARPA Seeks App Developers For War App Store
Monday December 05, 2011 @03:33AM Have Walled Gardens Killed the Personal Computer?
Thursday December 01, 2011 @08:01AM Mobile Industry Rolls Out Game Rating System
Friday November 18, 2011 @01:23AM Has Apple Made Programmers Cool?
Wednesday November 16, 2011 @04:17PM Syrian Protesters Roll Out New iPhone Apps
Tuesday November 15, 2011 @11:26AM Tor-Enabled Browser For the iPad, and Easy Tor Nodes on EC2
Thursday November 10, 2011 @05:41PM Google Pulls the Plug On BlackBerry Gmail App
Friday November 04, 2011 @05:19PM Apple To Require Sandboxing For Mac App Store Apps
Friday November 04, 2011 @04:39PM NASA Plans App Store For Scientists
Wednesday November 02, 2011 @11:50AM Is the Apple App Store a Casino?
Thursday October 20, 2011 @12:57PM OS X Notifier App Growl Goes Closed Source
Thursday October 13, 2011 @01:36PM Look Ma, I'm Getting Arrested!
Saturday October 08, 2011 @02:29PM Apple Tries To Patent 3rd Party In-App Purchasing
Sunday October 02, 2011 @01:45PM Top 1% of iOS Game Developers Make a Third of All Revenue
Thursday September 29, 2011 @08:05AM Social Media Bubble Pops Before It Fully Inflates
Sunday September 11, 2011 @12:40PM Coming Soon to EA's Origin Store: Third-Party Titles
Friday September 09, 2011 @04:44AM Smartphones Can't Cure Acne, FTC Rules
Thursday August 04, 2011 @04:06AM Apple censors Lion critics in the App Store
Tuesday August 02, 2011 @10:41AM Amazon App Store: Rotten To The Core
Saturday July 16, 2011 @12:05PM UK Developers Quit US App Store Over Patent Fears
Thursday July 14, 2011 @12:38PM Apple Spin-Off Hosts Enterprise App Stores
Thursday July 14, 2011 @12:00PM Apple Slashes Australian App Store Prices To Match US
Thursday July 07, 2011 @09:12PM Apple Hits 15b App Store Downloads, But Loses "App Store" Name Skirmish
Tuesday July 05, 2011 @08:52AM NYT Update Breaks iPad App, Annoys Subscribers
Monday July 04, 2011 @07:32AM Why Are There So Few Honeycomb Apps?
Saturday July 02, 2011 @09:52PM Apple Ships OS X 10.7 Lion 'Gold Master' For July Push
Wednesday June 29, 2011 @02:00PM Google Pulls Paid Apps From Taiwanese Android Market
Tuesday June 28, 2011 @11:40AM Google pulls paid apps from Taiwan marketplace
Monday June 27, 2011 @05:02PM Native Apps Are Dead, Long Live Native Apps
Sunday June 26, 2011 @05:07PM Google Boots Transdroid From Android Market
Thursday June 23, 2011 @02:02PM Android App Quality Pathetically Low Says Developer
Saturday June 11, 2011 @07:29AM Apple Eases Rules For Subscription Apps
Thursday June 09, 2011 @09:42PM Apple Rips Off Rejected App, Says Wireless Sync Developer
Thursday June 09, 2011 @05:11PM Why Apple's DUI Checkpoint App Ban Is Stupid
Thursday June 09, 2011 @10:31AM Apple Bans DUI Checkpoint Apps
Thursday June 02, 2011 @07:29PM Motorola CEO Blames Open Android Store For Phone Performance Ills
Thursday June 02, 2011 @01:24PM 30+ Infected Apps Pulled From Android Market
Sunday May 29, 2011 @06:19PM Google Yanks Several Emulators From App Store
Thursday May 26, 2011 @09:09PM Amazon Challenges Apple With Mac App Store
Saturday May 14, 2011 @09:54PM Amazon Removes Yaoi Manga Titles From Kindle Store
Thursday May 12, 2011 @12:57PM Developer Blames Apple For Ruining eBook Business
Thursday May 05, 2011 @09:52AM Apple To Distribute OS X Lion via the Mac App Store
Saturday April 30, 2011 @08:56AM Developers: MS Hopes To Lure iOS Apps With API Mapping Tool
Tuesday April 19, 2011 @09:42PM Apple Changes App Ranks, Rejects Pay Per Install
Tuesday April 19, 2011 @01:17PM Apple changes App Ranks, Rejects Pay Per Install
Monday April 11, 2011 @11:03PM Windows 8 app store revealed in leaked screenshots
Saturday April 02, 2011 @06:00PM Google Pulls PSX4Droid For Sony's Xperia Play
Thursday March 31, 2011 @01:02PM Android 3.0 Is Trickling In, But Are the Apps?
Thursday March 24, 2011 @06:47PM RIM Confirms Android Apps Will Run On Playbook, Through Intermediate Players
Thursday March 24, 2011 @05:54PM Google Won't Pull Checkpoint Evasion App
Wednesday March 23, 2011 @12:30PM Apple Removes Gay Cure App From App Store
Tuesday March 22, 2011 @08:38PM Senators To Apple: Pull iPhone DUI-Check Alerts
Saturday March 19, 2011 @05:41PM Apple's App Store Accepts 'Gay Cure' App
Thursday March 17, 2011 @07:55PM Tesla CEO Says Model S Will Support Third-Party Apps
Sunday March 13, 2011 @07:02AM Open Source Licensing and the App Store Model