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Mac App Store interface pictured

12/23/2010, Some information on Apple’s upcoming Mac App Store has surfaced. First off, folks have managed to snag screenshots of it running, showing the login page, which you’ll need to pass through in order to download apps. As seen, you’ll be...

Apple drops app downloads from next month onwards

12/21/2010, Apple has stated that they won’t be making available all applications from its own Mac OS X download site when the day comes for them to roll out their new Mac App Store in early January 2011. Apparently, in an e-mail sent to registered Mac...

Smurf Village $100 iOS credit card orders shock parents

12/21/2010, Playing games on various platforms such as Android or iOS isn’t a big deal, since the games generally don’t cost more than a few bucks, not to mention they’re often free. That being said, with Apple enabling in-app purchases, many...

Apple Patents Method to Share iOS Apps, Mac Apps

12/14/2010, With the iOS App Store in full swing and its Mac App Store scheduled to open soon, Apple is hoping to extend its leadership in the app market and drive further sales in its digital storefront with a new way for users to share and discover meaningful apps....

Cydia Planning To Launch Alternative Mac App Store In Weeks

12/13/2010, Cydia is already a very popular alternative app store for iOS devices and with Apple’s Mac App Store to arrive soon, Cydia’s creator Jay Freeman has confirmed that he plans to launch an alternative Mac App Store within weeks. The Cydia...

Free Phone Calls To iOS Devices With Viber

12/12/2010, Many iPhone users out there are already familiar with WhatsApp, a handy little app that allows you to send messages to other WhatsApp users for free. One of the benefits of the app is that it scans through your address book and automatically adds friends...

Demo Software Not Allowed on Mac App Store

12/03/2010, Like its position with apps on the iOS/iPhone App Store, Apple is telling developers that its app store for the Mac–called the Mac App Store–will not accept demo or trial software. The company is advising developers who wish to make demos...

Licensing Dispute To Drive VLC Out Of Apple App Store?

11/01/2010, VLC has many loyal fans out there, so it’s not surprising that the app was well received when released for the iPad and iPhone. The joy might be short lived though, as there might be a licensing issue with the whole deal. The port in the App Store...

Google’s Chrome Web Store Delayed Until December

10/28/2010, Although Google just recently released its latest Chrome browser a little over a week ago, the company has missed several self-set dates to get its web apps store online. The latest date, which Google is telling developers, is that the public beta of the...

iDOS Emulator Makes Windows 3.0 On iOS Devices Possible

10/26/2010, DOS probably isn’t what will have millions of people rushing to buy Apple’s iPad, but that doesn’t mean that it isn’t welcome on iOS. Software developer Fast Intelligence somehow managed to get iDOS approved for Apple’s App...

Amazon’s Android App Store Terms Get Leaked

09/29/2010, Though Amazon still hasn’t confirmed leaks about the book distributer’s plan on launching its own app store on Android devices alongside Google’s native Android Market, supposed terms for Amazon’s own app store on Android were...

Official Google Voice App For The iPhone Approved?

09/28/2010, Getting Google Voice on Apple’s iPhone was a touchy subject a while back, and thanks to Apple relaxing some of the App Store policies, we recently saw many third-party Google Voice apps being approved for iOS. While third-party solutions are great,...