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Casey Newton / The Verge:
Yik Yak's lead mobile developer publishes group messaging app Hive to App Store and Google Play, possibly signalling pivot for the company   —  Yak to the drawing board  —  In the weeks before it laid off most of its staff, Yik Yak employees believed the company was back on the right track.
Feb 13, 2017, 6:10 PMIn context
Will Strafach:
Researcher finds 76 popular iOS apps, including VICE News, are vulnerable to interception of TLS-protected data while in use   —  During the development of our web-based mobile app analysis service verify.ly, it was essential to have a clear understanding of the most common security issues which plague mobile applications today.
Feb 7, 2017, 4:25 AMIn context
Juli Clover / MacRumors:
Apple's Q1 2017 revenue from services, which includes iCloud and Apple Pay, reaches $7.17B, up 18% YoY from $6B, as Apple aims to double it in four years   —  During today's earnings call for the first fiscal quarter of 2017 (fourth calendar quarter), Apple announced that its services revenue …
Jan 31, 2017, 5:25 PMIn context
Brian Barrett / Wired:
How Lego built Lego Life, its child-friendly social network with Instagram-style profiles, a news feed, and more, available now on iOS and Android   —  There are Lego bricks and Lego movies, Lego videogames and Lego books.  The stackable, sortable plastic molds permeate all corners of society.
Jan 31, 2017, 12:55 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Lyft surges as high as #4 in Apple's App Store top free chart, surpassing Uber at #13, in wake of the #DeleteUber campaign   —  Lyft's app has surged in the App Store thanks to the “Delete Uber” campaignwhich took place via social media over the weekend.  People were angry that Uber appeared …
Jan 30, 2017, 2:45 PMIn context
Mikey Campbell / AppleInsider:
Apple to close Luxembourg branch as it transfers its international iTunes business to Ireland on February 5   —  Apple has assigned a definitive date to the planned relocation of its international iTunes assets, saying the iTunes Store, Apple Music, the App Store and iBooks Store businesses …
Jan 27, 2017, 12:20 AMIn context
JC Torres / SlashGear:
Google opens up Daydream VR platform and app store to all developers, but distribution of apps requires approval   —  While virtual reality technology and hardware are almost “there”, actual significant content remains hard to come by.  With more powerful systems like the Oculus Rift and HTC Vive …
Jan 26, 2017, 10:30 AMIn context
Ina Fried / Recode:
Apple limits how often devs can prompt customers for reviews to 3 times/year in iOS 10.3, says it will include an option for users to turn off all such requests   —  With the next version of iOS, users will also be able to rate programs without having to go to the App Store.
Jan 24, 2017, 7:15 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Apple says it will let developers respond to reviews in App Store and Mac App Store when iOS 10.3 and macOS Sierra 10.12.4 ship   —  Apple is finally going to give its developers a way to respond to customer reviews on its App Store and Mac App Store - a feature that's long been available …
Jan 24, 2017, 2:55 PMIn context
Farhad Manjoo / New York Times:
The centralization of the internet via app stores has made government censorship easier, as shown by the removal of LinkedIn and NYT apps in Russia and China   —  There's a new form of digital censorship sweeping the globe, and it could be the start of something devastating.
Jan 18, 2017, 5:05 PMIn context

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