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Vine Successor, Byte Has Already Topped Apple’s U.S App Store

Vine took the internet by storm after is as launched in 2013. Very soon, the short-form video service garnered 200 million active users and was acquired by Twitter. In 2016, Twitter disabled Vine

iOS Users in the US Reportedly Spent over $3.6 Billion on Top 100 Subscription Apps in 2019

iOS users in the US spend more than $3.6 billion on in-app subscriptions on top 100 apps last year. This is more than thrice of what Android users spent in the same period on the Play Store.
Sensor Tower: iOS Users Spent $3.6 Billion on Top 100 Subscription Apps of 2019, Up 16% Year-on-Year

Sensor Tower: iOS Users Spent $3.6 Billion on Top 100 Subscription Apps of 2019, Up 16% Year-on-Year

U.S. App Store customers spent $3.6 billion on the top 100 subscription apps of 2019, up 16 percent from the $3.1 billion spent in 2018, according to the latest report from Sensor Tower. The total

People Facing Problems with App Store Purchases, Subscription Access Due to Apple Outage [Update: Fixed]

If you are facing issues while making purchases via the App Store or other Apple services, you’re not alone. It seems like an outage has affected the company’s online services.
App Store Experiencing Outage [Update: Fixed]

App Store Experiencing Outage [Update: Fixed]

The App Store is experiencing a temporary outage that started at 7:30 a.m. Pacific Time, according to Apple's System Status website. Apple's site says that there's an unspecified ongoing issue that's

New ‘Tetris’ apps are ready to replace EA’s mobile games

One day after EA announced that it's shutting down its mobile Tetris games, N3TWORK's Tetris app is available for download. For now, the free app comes with a traditional solo gameplay mode, but

New ‘Tetris’ apps are ready to replace EA’s mobile games

One day after EA announced that it's shutting down its mobile Tetris games, N3TWORK's Tetris app is available for download. For now, the free app comes with a traditional solo gameplay mode, but

A brand-new Tetris game is already out on iOS

A brand-new Tetris game today landed on iOS — just a day after EA confirmed it is retiring its own lineup of Tetris titles. The game promises to deliver the traditional Tetris gameplay experience
All-New Tetris Game Debuts on App Store, Developed in Partnership With The Tetris Company

All-New Tetris Game Debuts on App Store, Developed in Partnership With The Tetris Company

Earlier this week, game publisher EA announced that it will be removing its Tetris apps from the App Store on April 21, 2020. EA did not provide a reason for this move, but it appears to be related to

EA is shutting down its mobile 'Tetris' games

EA is giving up on its mobile Tetris games. Tetris 2011 and Tetris Blitz have disappeared from the Play Store, and in the App Store, EA left a note for fans explaining that it will retire its Tetris

EA is shutting down its mobile 'Tetris' games

EA is giving up on its mobile Tetris games. Tetris 2011 and Tetris Blitz have disappeared from the Play Store, and in the App Store, EA left a note for fans explaining that it will retire its Tetris
EA Retiring Tetris Apps for iOS in April 2020

EA Retiring Tetris Apps for iOS in April 2020

EA is ending support for its Tetris for iOS apps starting on April 21, 2020, the company announced today in app updates to Tetris Premium, Tetris 2011, and Tetris Blitz. As noted on the MacRumors
Apple Reminds Developers About Updates for HTML5 Apps and Changes to Kids App Categories

Apple Reminds Developers About Updates for HTML5 Apps and Changes to Kids App Categories

Apple today updated its developer news site with details about two upcoming changes that developers should be aware of. Apple in June 2019 updated the App Store guidelines to clarify that apps that
TikTok App Was Downloaded More Than Facebook, Messenger, and Instagram in 2019

TikTok App Was Downloaded More Than Facebook, Messenger, and Instagram in 2019

Sometimes the number of downloads and similar stats hint at how popular an app (or service) is.TikTok is already a quite popular app but it looks like it is apparently more popular than Facebook,

Apple Changes Prices of Apps in Thailand and Pakistan

If you live in Thailand or Pakistan, the app prices for you in Apple’s App Store are about to change. The brand has announced that due to the change in currency exchange rates, the prices of the apps
Apple Announces App Store Price Changes in Two Countries, Reminds Developers About New Tax in Singapore

Apple Announces App Store Price Changes in Two Countries, Reminds Developers About New Tax in Singapore

Apple today announced that, in the next few days, prices of App Store apps and in-app purchases, excluding auto-renewable subscriptions, will decrease in Thailand and increase in Pakistan due to

App Store’s Worldwide Downloads Growth of 2.7% in 2019 Still Trailing Google’s Play Store Growth

Sensor Tower, a market research firm that keeps track of mobile application downloads throughout the globe, has released a new report revealing a ton of interesting aspects regarding the number of app

TikTok was the top iOS app worldwide in Q4 2019

TikTok was the most popular iOS app worldwide in Q4 2019, as measured by total number of downloads. In both the App Store and Google Play, TikTok downloads hit an all-time high of almost 220 million
Apple’s services division delivered record-breaking revenue in 2019

Apple’s services division delivered record-breaking revenue in 2019

In a press release touting the company's burgeoning services division, Apple said that its suite of services -- which includes Apple Music, Apple News, and the App Store -- enjoyed a record-breaking

Spending on Apple services grows much faster than new iPhone sales

Revenue from Apple services reportedly grew 16% year-over-year in 2019 even as sales of iPhones declined. This indicates this company’s growth doesn’t depend on increasing handset sales, according to