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Apple contends Epic’s ban was a ‘self-inflicted’ prelude to gaming the App Store

August 22, 2020 0

Apple has filed legal documents opposing Epic’s attempt to have itself reinstated in the iOS App Store, after having been kicked out last week for

Apple contends Epic’s ban was a ‘self-inflicted’ prelude to gaming the App Store

August 22, 2020 0

Apple has filed legal documents opposing Epic’s attempt to have itself reinstated in the iOS App Store, after having been kicked out last week for

Apple goes to war with the gaming industry

August 10, 2020 0

Most gamers may not view Apple as a games company to the same degree that they see Sony with PlayStation or Microsoft with Xbox, but

This Week in Apps: A guide to the US antitrust case against Apple, Microsoft in talks to buy TikTok

August 2, 2020 0

Welcome back to This Week in Apps, the TechCrunch series* that recaps the latest OS news, the applications they support and the money that flows

This Week in Apps: A guide to the US antitrust case against Apple, Microsoft in talks to buy TikTok

August 2, 2020 0

Welcome back to This Week in Apps, the TechCrunch series* that recaps the latest OS news, the applications they support and the money that flows

Apple’s App Store commission structure called into question in antitrust hearing

July 30, 2020 0

Apple CEO Tim Cook defended the company’s App Store commission structure in his sworn testimony before the House Antitrust Subcommittee on Wednesday. He claimed the

How Thor Fridriksson’s ‘Trivia Royale’ earned 2.5M downloads in 3 weeks

July 11, 2020 0

In its first few weeks of release, the latest game from QuizUp founder Thor Fridriksson took the top spot in the Games Section of Apple’s

AR 1.0 is dead: Here’s what it got wrong

July 2, 2020 0

The first wave of AR startups offering smart glasses is now over, with a few exceptions. Google acquired North this week for an undisclosed sum.

Apple will soon let developers challenge App Store rules

June 23, 2020 0

Apple has announced an upcoming change to App Store rules that could mark a major shift in how the marketplace operates. Developers will soon be

Apple says its App Store facilitated $519B in commerce in 2019

June 16, 2020 0

Amid increasing antitrust scrutiny by U.S. regulators, Apple announced an update on its App Store ecosystem. While the company normally shares some App Store metrics