Click to Skip Ad
Closing in...

app store

App Store Netflix

The list of the highest grossing iOS apps in 2018 might surprise you

December 17th, 2018

If you had to guess 5 out of 10 of the highest grossing iOS apps on the App Store in 2018, there’s a good chance you would fail miserably. While-widely known apps like Candy Crush certainly rake in money hand over fist, the most lucrative iOS apps aren’t necessarily well-known outside of certain countries. To …

App Store

Apple is giving away money again in its latest promotion

December 17th, 2018

In an effort to encourage iOS users to spend even more money on services and apps, Apple today launched a new promotion whereby users who add money to their Apple ID account will receive a 10% bonus based on the amount they add. The most a user can add is $200 so the bonus maxes …

App download statistics

Top iOS shopping apps were downloaded almost 2M times on Black Friday

November 26th, 2018

We knew this year’s Black Friday was going to be particularly massive, with shoppers generating a historic amount of revenue for retailers as part of the busy holiday shopping weekend. But retailers also have another reason to feel good about how things shook out on Friday, given that the mobile apps of the biggest retailers …

Apple Supreme Court case

Supreme Court may let iPhone users sue Apple over App Store terms

November 26th, 2018

A legal challenge against Apple that could take a huge bite out of one of the company’s biggest revenue-drivers got a hearing in front of the Supreme Court this morning, with the nation’s high court — based on the questions and comments from justices — appearing to side with iPhone owners who brought the litigation …

Apple App Store

Apple yanks 25,000 gambling apps from the App Store in China

August 20th, 2018

Like any western company operating in China, Apple is subject to various regulations that it can’t really fight if it wants to stay in business. That’s why Apple will remove apps from its Chinese App Store whenever regulators deem them unlawful. The latest case involves some 25,000 apps that were pulled from the store on …

Apple App Store Anti-Trust

Apple is under investigation in Japan over allegations that it stifles competition

August 16th, 2018

Apple is under investigation in Japan for alleged anti-competitive behavior related to the App Store, which is the default, and only source of applications on iOS devices, including iPhone, iPod, and iPod touch. Unlike Android, where alternatives can co-exist alongside Google’s Play Store, Apple doesn’t allow any third-party to create App Store rivals of their …