July 11th marked the one-year anniversary for the opening of Apple’s App Store, the software distribution platform for iPhone and iPod Touch.
Our second feature touches on the ups and downs of the App Store – including Apple’s decision to introduce the SDK after battles with jailbreakers, plus concerns over the approval policy – in a piece collating key quotes from developers, industry execs and spectators.
And lastly we talk to someone else celebrating their first birthday – iPhone-dedicated publisher Ngmoco. We talk to the company’s vice president, artist & repertoire Alan Yu about its philosophy, how iPhone changed games development, and also why an open distribution platform still needs publishers.
And if that’s not enough, you can click here to see all our articles related to iPhone.