Entries in 'app store' (21)

App Store devs have now made $50bn+

App Store devs have now made $50bn+

Developers have now earned more than $50 billion through Apple’s App Store, with last month providing a record-breaking chunk of the change.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Aug 4th 2016 at 11:10AM in News
Slither.io tops UK free iPhone and iPad charts

Slither.io tops UK free iPhone and iPad charts

Steve Howse’s Slither.io once again dominated the free UK App Store charts last week.

Marie Dealessandri
by Marie Dealessandri
on Apr 25th 2016 at 11:09AM in News
Supercell's Clash Royale tops App Store charts

Supercell's Clash Royale tops App Store charts

Clash of Clans developer Supercell is once again at the top of the App Store charts with its new title Clash Royale.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Mar 3rd 2016 at 10:26AM in News
$1.1bn spent on App Store over Christmas

$1.1bn spent on App Store over Christmas

Apple has revealed that it had its biggest ever Christmas this year.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Jan 7th 2016 at 11:38AM in News

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Minecraft continues to rule the App Store charts

Minecraft continues to rule the App Store charts

Minecraft dominates the iPad and iPhone paid charts.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Dec 3rd 2015 at 10:30AM in News
PewDiePie tops the iPhone charts

PewDiePie tops the iPhone charts

YouTube superstar PewDiePie continues to be No.1 in the App Store charts this week.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Oct 8th 2015 at 2:15PM in News
Now Telltale's games have been pulled from the Apple App Store

Now Telltale's games have been pulled from the Apple App Store

Game of Thrones and Tales from the Borderlands are currently the only Telltale Games available to purchase from the Apple App Store.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 7th 2015 at 4:00PM in News
Plague Inc back on top in iPad and iPhone charts

Plague Inc back on top in iPad and iPhone charts

Ndemic Creations' disease-based strategy game Plague Inc is No.1 this week in the iPhone charts, and takes second place in the iPad Top Ten.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Sep 21st 2015 at 4:03PM in News

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Apple App Store hit by malware scam

Apple App Store hit by malware scam

It has emerged that a piece of Chinese malware was able to bypass Apple’s notoriously tough App Store safeguards.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 21st 2015 at 4:00PM in News
Star Wars: Uprising shoots to No.1 in iPad Free Top Ten

Star Wars: Uprising shoots to No.1 in iPad Free Top Ten

The new Star Wars mobile game Uprising was the best-selling free-to-play title on iPad last week.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Sep 16th 2015 at 1:08PM in News
Flight Control and Dead Space among 23 mobile games killed by EA

Flight Control and Dead Space among 23 mobile games killed by EA

One of the App Store’s earliest success stories is among a list of older smartphone games being killed by publisher EA.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 14th 2015 at 1:51PM in News
Apple finally launches a game-centric Twitter channel

Apple finally launches a game-centric Twitter channel

A Twitter feed that focuses solely on Apple expansive games offering has been launched.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 4th 2015 at 11:54AM in News

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Football Manager and Minecraft top App Store charts

Football Manager and Minecraft top App Store charts

Sega’s Football Manager Handheld and the Pocket Edition of Mojang’s Minecraft topped the iPhone and iPad charts respectively.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Aug 21st 2015 at 3:43PM in News
Apple removing App Store games that display Confederate flags

Apple removing App Store games that display Confederate flags

America’s mixed feelings on its relationship with the Confederate flag has led to a controversial decision from Apple to pull many games that contain it.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 26th 2015 at 11:59AM in News
Fallout Shelter topped the App Store charts in 48 countries

Fallout Shelter topped the App Store charts in 48 countries

And we wonder why companies are increasingly shying away from the triple-A game space…

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 25th 2015 at 3:13PM in News
Apple takes editorial control of the App Store

Apple takes editorial control of the App Store

Some of the automated algorithms that have until recently been used to populate the Apple App Store have been replaced with a curated system.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 3rd 2015 at 12:52PM in News

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Minecraft once again dominates App Store charts

Minecraft once again dominates App Store charts

Mojang’s blockbuster game Minecraft continues to take the top position in both of the iOS charts.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on May 26th 2015 at 3:14PM in News
Pay Once & Play category added to Apple App Store

Pay Once & Play category added to Apple App Store

In its ongoing quest for complete transparency about in-app purchases, Apple has added the new Pay Once & Play category to the App Store.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Feb 13th 2015 at 12:43PM in News
Apple asking devs to remove guns from App Store imagery

Apple asking devs to remove guns from App Store imagery

Apple is rejecting games and updates that show images of guns or violence in their screenshots or app icons.

Craig Chapple
by Craig Chapple
on Feb 13th 2015 at 12:36PM in News
Apple now offers iTunes refunds in Europe

Apple now offers iTunes refunds in Europe

Consumers can now get a refund on any digital purchase made from Apple, no questions asked.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 26th 2015 at 3:31PM in News
App Store developers generated $10bn in revenue last year

App Store developers generated $10bn in revenue last year

App Store developers combined to generate revenue exceeding $10bn in 2014, Apple has announced.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jan 9th 2015 at 4:28AM in News