Apple Music, Books, iTunes, App Store, and more are experiencing outages –

Several high-level Apple services are experiencing issues and outages on Wednesday morning, Apple has confirmed. These issues are impacting a number of consumer-facing services including Apple Music and Radio, Apple … Read More

Parler jumps to No. 1 on App Store after Facebook and Twitter ban Trump –

Users are surging on small, conservative, social media platforms after President Donald Trump’s ban from the world’s largest social networks, even as those platforms are seeing access throttled by the … Read More

Parler removed from Google Play store as Apple App Store suspension reportedly looms –

Shortly after Twitter announced Friday afternoon that they were permanently suspending the account of President Trump, Google shared that they were removing Parler, a conservative social media app, from their … Read More

Google to add App Store privacy labels to its iOS apps as soon as this week –

Contrary to reports, Google is not delaying updates to its iOS apps because it doesn’t want to comply with Apple’s recently announced App Store Privacy Labels policy. The new policy, … Read More

App Store privacy labels, Facebook criticizes Apple over ad targeting, Twitter kills Periscope –

Welcome back to This Week in Apps,  href=””>the weekly series that recaps the latest in mobile OS news, mobile applications and the overall app economy. The app industry is as … Read More

Sony pulls Cyberpunk 2077 from PlayStation Store after bugs complaints, offers refund –

Sony has pulled “Cyberpunk 2077,” one of the most anticipated games in recent years, from its PlayStation Store after a flood of complaints and ridicule over compatibility issues and bugs … Read More

Robomart launches its mobile convenience store in beta for West Hollywood residents –

Nine months into the pandemic, one of the first states to institute a shut down is back at square one. Following a major spike in COVID-19 cases, California governor Gavin … Read More

Developers can now enroll in Apple’s ‘Small Business Program’ for reduced App Store fees –

Just a few weeks back, we learned that Apple would be launching an “App Store Small Business Program” that would reduce its fees from 30% to 15% for developers earning … Read More