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Is Apple Down? App Store, Apple Music and More Reported Problems

On Tuesday morning, people reported problems with various services from Apple including the streaming service Apple Music and the App Store. While many people reported issues accessing Apple’s services, most of the applications that were experiencing issues are seemingly back online.According to the Down Detector, people reported issues with a variety of Apple services on…

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Apple’s new App Store rules could help Epic’s antitrust case

Apple on Friday issued new App Store rules that are likely to impact game streaming services from Microsoft and Google. And one top video game industry analyst says the move could have a notable impact on the ongoing feud between Apple and Epic Games. The new guidelines, which come ahead of the release of iOS…

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Google Store renders reveal the blue Pixel 4A that never was

Google definitely intended for its Pixel 4A to come in multiple colors — well, at least two — before the COVID-19 pandemic led to the phone’s very delayed August release. 9to5Google discovered that a 3D render of the Pixel 4A in blue has still very recently been sitting on the Google Store’s servers. It’s a…

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Apple’s App Store draws scrutiny in yet another country

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Apple’s App Store appeals process is now open for developers

As you may remember, Apple came up with these changes shortly after a public battle with Basecamp over the “Hey” email app. Apple rejected Basecamp’s bug fixes because the app required users to sign up for Hey on the web and there was no option for in-app purchases or trials, which would have generated a…

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‘We’ll burn your store down too’…

Despite the deployment of National Guard troops to quell unrest, violence continued overnight in Kenosha, Wisconsin, with some desperate citizens forced to arm themselves and take matters into their own hands to defend the city. Police deployed non-lethal munitions to disperse the crowds of protesters and looters late on Monday and into the early hours…

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Vergecast: the Program Shop chaos Event

Photo by Tom Warren / The Verge This week on The Vergecast, a topic very aligned with the theme of this podcast dominated the show: antitrust in the app store. The Verge’s Nilay Patel, Dieter Bohn, Tom Warren, and Dan Seifert discuss the timeline of events that led to Epic Games suing both Apple and…

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App Store war: Apple deletes Fortnite after Epic Games adds direct payment

Shots have been fired in what could be a gigantic App Store war. Apple deleted Fortnite after Epic Games deliberately violated its terms of service by adding a direct payment for the popular game, cutting out Apple from sales. And later this afternoon, Google also banned Fortnite from its Play store. Epic Games announced its…

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Epic Games Store begins rolling out a fan-favorite feature

When the Epic Games Store launched in December 2018, it launched in something of a feature-poor state. Epic promised to build out the store’s feature set over time, but it’s been a long, involved process that’s still ongoing. Epic has started rolling out a rather big feature that many other digital storefronts have – achievements…

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Google Store Daily Special: $85 off a Nest Hub Max, Wi-Fi and Point speaker

You are here: Home / Accessories / Google Store Daily Special: $85 off a Nest Hub Max, Wi-Fi and Point speaker July 22, 2020 By Gabriel Brangers Leave a Comment Yesterday, Google made history by being the first company to bring Netflix to a smart display. You can now stream all of your favorite Netflix…