app store News Stream, Page 5 ▼

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 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 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...

Angry Birds Seasons: Summer Pignic now on Android Market

06/22/2011, The Angry Birds march goes on, this time you have Angry Birds Seasons: Summer Pignic to (obviously) usher in the summer. Having been spotted as recently as yesterday, we are rather surprised to see it already being made available on the Android Market...

Apple iWork now available for iPhone and iPod Touch

05/31/2011, People who love working on their mobile iOS devices will be glad to know that Apple has taken productivity on the iPhone and the iPod Touch up a notch – by releasing its iWork productivity suite for those devices. Comprising of Keynote, Pages, and...

Most expensive App Store app: BarMax CA

05/30/2011, Going through the Apple App Store would reveal a whole slew of apps for you to part with your money if you are interested. It might even take all day to go through the thousands upon thousands of software that were written, but how many of them actually...

Windows to release a web-based Marketplace with Mango update

05/25/2011, Just like Google did with the Honeycomb update a few months ago, Microsoft will be launching the web-based version of the Windows Marketplace when it releases its Windows Phone 7 Mango update later this year. This will let you browse and buy apps straight...

Apple has half a million apps approved for the App Store?

05/24/2011, Wow, it looks like Apple’s competitors have got a long way to go to play catch up with. The Cupertino-based company has hit a new milestone: The Apple App Store now has over 500,000 apps approved for the App Store according to a report by Chomp,...

Samsung Smart TV Apps surpasses 5 million downloads

05/24/2011, Samsung seems to be doing pretty well with its own app stores. It was not too long ago when they achieved a milestone with the Samsung apps store, and now they’ve hit another one. This time it’s on the Smart TV Apps store. Samsung has just...