Tag Archives: App Store

Game developers say customers are abusing Apple’s refund policy

Game developers are saying that they’ve detected significant abuse of Apple’s refund policy on apps, and are being forced to take matters into their own hands because Apple won’t. At least four developers (via The Korea Times) say that the problem is that people are purchasing games and in-app content multiple times, asking Apple for a refund, and then…

Apple reducing revenue cut from video streaming apps

There are reports circulating online that Apple has plans of changing the way it handles third-party subscriptions for video streaming services using its platform. The report comes from Bloomberg, which stated that Apple is planning to cut down its revenue percentage from these video streaming apps as a way of improving its relationship with those who…

Super Mario Run for iOS to be released on December 15

The upcoming Super Mario Run from Nintendo will be available on the iPhone and iPad starting on December 15. Apple brought Nintendo’s Shigeru Minamoto on stage in September during Apple’s iPhone 7 event to unveil the game on iOS with a future release date and unknown price tag. Now, we know both details. Nintendo announced today that it’s first…

Apple might pull this top performing sticker app for looking like actual iMessage chat bubbles

A top performing iOS app recently received a message from Apple saying that the app may be pulled out if it does not get the significant changes it needs. The Phoneys sticker pack app hit the #1 Top Paid spot in the iMessage App Store in no time. Despite its success, it is being threatened to be pulled out because it apparently violates Apple trademarks…

Apple offering $100 credit for Search Ads

A number of changes to its App Store were introduced by Apple at the start of the year. One of these changes has just been included on the updates done on iOS 10. As first seen when the update went into beta mode, ads are now included in the search results. Now that iOS 10 has officially launched, the update has also been included on Search Ads. At the…