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How Apple’s Changes to Its Store Could Benefit App Developers

How Apple’s Changes to Its Store Could Benefit App Developers

How Apple’s Changes to Its Store Could Benefit App Developers How Apple’s Changes to Its Store Could Benefit App Developers Dan Burkhart, the chief executive of Recurly, a subscription management and billing platform that works with more than 2,000 companies, said many of the app developers he communicates with regularly were buzzing with enthusiasm on Friday afternoon. Larger companies with …

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In Epic vs. Apple Court Fight, a Win for App Developers

In Epic vs. Apple Court Fight, a Win for App Developers

In Epic vs. Apple Court Fight, a Win for App Developers In Epic vs. Apple Court Fight, a Win for App Developers But the order on Friday goes much further, because such reader apps account for very little of Apple’s App Store revenue, analysts have said. The order applies to all apps, and Judge Gonzalez Rodgers said that gaming apps …

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Apple Gives Ground in a Strategic Retreat From Strict App Store Rules

Apple Gives Ground in a Strategic Retreat From Strict App Store Rules

Apple Gives Ground in a Strategic Retreat From Strict App Store Rules Apple Gives Ground in a Strategic Retreat From Strict App Store Rules The court fight with Epic, which played out in a federal court in Oakland, Calif., earlier this year, arguably presents the greater threat to Apple’s App Store business. Epic wants to force the iPhone maker to …

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Apple Plans Another Tweak to Its Strict App Store Rules

Apple Plans Another Tweak to Its Strict App Store Rules

Apple Plans Another Tweak to Its Strict App Store Rules Apple Plans Another Tweak to Its Strict App Store Rules Apple said on Wednesday that it was adjusting its App Store policies to allow certain kinds of applications to do business more directly with their customers. Under the change, so-called reader apps, which include Netflix and Spotify, will be permitted …

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Holidays now available on buy now, pay later app

Holidays now available on buy now, pay later app Holidays now available on buy now, pay later app Shoppers could use “buy now, pay later” when purchasing their next holiday. Buy now, pay later (BNPL) provider Laybuy said firms from the travel and leisure sectors such as easyJet and booking.com are among new additions to an initiative for people using …

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Apple’s Shrewd App Store Settlement

Apple’s Shrewd App Store Settlement

Apple’s Shrewd App Store Settlement Apple’s Shrewd App Store Settlement Apple’s App Store accommodation When Apple settled a lawsuit yesterday brought by a group of small app developers, it represented a shift in the balance of power in an app ecosystem that the tech giant has long tightly controlled. Just how much of a shift is up for debate. What …

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Apple Settlement Gives App Developers a Way to Avoid Its Commission

Apple Settlement Gives App Developers a Way to Avoid Its Commission

Apple Settlement Gives App Developers a Way to Avoid Its Commission Apple Settlement Gives App Developers a Way to Avoid Its Commission Apple agreed to pay $100 million and tweak one of its App Store rules to settle a lawsuit with app developers on Thursday, doing away with another legal headache for the company around its control over mobile apps. …

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The App With the Unprintable Name That Wants to Give Power to Creators

The App With the Unprintable Name That Wants to Give Power to Creators

The App With the Unprintable Name That Wants to Give Power to Creators The App With the Unprintable Name That Wants to Give Power to Creators In October, Ms. Lugrin posted a blog post announcing FYPM, which, she wrote, was “birthed out of rage.” Taking aim at influencer marketing platforms, she said most were “really just another platform designed to …

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Payments App Square to Acquire Australian Company Afterpay

Payments App Square to Acquire Australian Company Afterpay

Payments App Square to Acquire Australian Company Afterpay Payments App Square to Acquire Australian Company Afterpay Two financial technology giants that are taking on the traditional banking industry are joining forces to build their alternative to credit cards. Square said on Sunday that it planned to acquire the Australian “buy now, pay later” company Afterpay in an all-stock deal that …

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UK Leaders Hail a Return to Normal; Their Phone App Disagrees

UK Leaders Hail a Return to Normal; Their Phone App Disagrees

UK Leaders Hail a Return to Normal; Their Phone App Disagrees UK Leaders Hail a Return to Normal; Their Phone App Disagrees LONDON — Gas stations closed, garbage collection canceled and supermarket shelves stripped bare of food, water and other essential goods. In a week when Prime Minister Boris Johnson promised England a return to normality after the end of …

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