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iOS 3.1.3 devices makes up with App Store

12/20/2011, It seems that the unwarranted “Cold War” between iOS 3.1.3 powered devices and the App Store is now over – as Apple has ensured that things have gone back to normal, and all the planets are aligned together. Yes sir, it took several days...

App Store closes door to iOS 3.1.3 users

12/20/2011, If you happen to own an iPhone or iPod touch that is still running on iOS 3.1.3, you would have realized by now that since the 16th of this month, you would have been unable to download iOS applications directly from the App Store. There is a workaround...

Malicious app on App Store pulled

11/09/2011, Apple is famous for their closed ecosystem, and this is a double edged sword really. As with just about anything in life, there is always a good and bad side to it, and the presence of iOS devices as well as Android-powered tablets and phones prove that...

Google Voice removed from Apple App Store after iOS 5 crash

10/17/2011, It seems that Google Voice and iOS 5 do not play nice with each other, after numerous customers who made the jump to iOS 5 (I wonder how many of the 20 million were affected)made complaints about Google Voice crashing. According to one who posted his...

Microsoft App Store Approach for Windows 8 Metro Apps

09/16/2011, It’s hard to deny that the (Apple) App Store is not a huge success, and it looks like Microsoft is taking a page from Apple’s book, as it announced at the BUILD conference this week that Windows 8 will have an app store that users will have to...

Windows 8 app store set to open doors

09/13/2011, Microsoft knows that it does not hurt to follow a business model of another company if it proved to be successful, and certainly no one would want to dispute the effectiveness of the App Store or iTunes from Apple. Well, the software giant has decided to...

Tencent App Center: a new Android app store from China

09/07/2011, If you thought that one app store was more than enough for Android users to use, it looks like there’s going to be one more to add to the list – well if you’re living in China. It has been reported that there at least eight Android app...

Windows 8 confirmed to be getting their own app store

08/18/2011, A few months back there were rumors circulating Windows 8, and one of them was that the upcoming OS by Microsoft would be featuring an app store. Given the tablet-esque nature of the platform, it’s really not surprising that there might be an app store...

Apple lawsuit puts brakes on Amazon app submissions in Germany

08/01/2011, It seems that Apple’s legal eagles have made a swoop of Amazon’s activities in Germany – as the trademark battle concerning the use of the “App Store” phrase has swept into the heart of Europe, and the fruity company has...

Apple App Store 7-day return window officially open in Taiwan

07/18/2011, Not too long ago, Apple was under fire from the Taiwanese government for not having a 7-day return policy for its App Store in compliance with the country’s Consumer Protection Act. It was reported that Apple decided to bend over and change its...

Apple revamps App Store pricing overseas

07/15/2011, It looks like all of our pondering and mulling have proved to be correct, so we need not purchase a new crystal ball just yet. We are talking about Apple’s possible revision of overseas App Store pricing – which has been done already, since...

App Store app prices predicted to increase this year

07/11/2011, Heavy shoppers on the Apple App Store should start watching their spending habits – at least according to predictions by analysts, Gene Munster and Piper Jaffray. They predicted that the average price of an app is going to rise about 14% this year –...

Apple App Store injunction dismissed by the US court

07/07/2011, While Apple has been pretty much successful in everything it has done so far, it looks like even the Cupertino giant can’t have everything go its way. The company was recently denied its injunction filing against Amazon – to stop the latter...

Apple changes return App Store return policy in Taiwan

06/27/2011, After being threatened with a fine by the Taiwanese government for not having a 7-day return policy, it looks like Apple has given in to the authorities. It has been reported that the Apple App Store for Taiwan has changed its return policy from not...