Slashdot Items Tagged "appstore"

Date / Time Story
Sunday March 13, 2016 @12:22PM Sorry, Indie Devs -- Pop Apps Are the Future of App Store
Thursday March 03, 2016 @04:56PM Hopkins Study Finds Popular Blood Pressure App Wildly Inaccurate
Friday February 26, 2016 @12:56PM Porn-Clicker Android Malware Hits Google Play Hard
Monday February 22, 2016 @09:36AM Pirated App Store Client For iOS Found On Apple's App Store
Tuesday February 09, 2016 @12:13PM Adblock Fast Returns To Google Play a Week After Being Pulled
Thursday February 04, 2016 @07:38PM Samsung's AdBlock Fast Removed From the Play Store
Thursday November 12, 2015 @11:55AM With Respect To Gaming, Android Still Lags Behind iOS
Thursday October 01, 2015 @09:06AM Apple Bans iFixit Repair App From App Store After Apple TV Teardown
Friday September 25, 2015 @06:48PM Apple Admits iCloud Problem Has Killed iOS 9 'App Slicing'
Tuesday September 22, 2015 @08:51AM Number of XcodeGhost-Infected iOS Apps Rises
Sunday September 20, 2015 @08:12PM Apple Cleaning Up App Store After Its First Major Attack
Thursday September 17, 2015 @05:12PM One Day After iOS 9's Launch, Ad Blockers Top Apple's App Store
Thursday September 17, 2015 @01:48PM Apple's First Android App, Move To iOS, Is Getting Killed With One-Star Reviews
Saturday July 11, 2015 @07:51AM Ask Slashdot: How Should Devs Deal With Trademark Trolls?
Thursday June 18, 2015 @12:23PM LibreOffice Now Available On Apple's Mac App Store
Wednesday May 20, 2015 @02:11PM Adblock Plus Launches Adblock Browser: a Fork of Firefox For Android
Thursday April 09, 2015 @04:43PM Google Is Too Slow At Clearing Junkware From the Chrome Extension Store
Thursday April 09, 2015 @11:31AM Apple Leaves Chinese CNNIC Root In OS X and iOS Trusted Stores
Monday April 06, 2015 @12:47PM Popular Android Package Uses Just XOR -- and That's Not the Worst Part
Thursday December 04, 2014 @09:34AM Fraudulent Apps Found In Apple's Store
Thursday November 20, 2014 @02:44PM Apple Swaps "Get" Button For "Free" To Avoid Confusion Over In-App Purchases
Friday September 19, 2014 @10:50PM Android Apps Now Unofficially Able To Run On Any Major Desktop OS
Tuesday September 16, 2014 @08:07AM Apple Outrages Users By Automatically Installing U2's Album On Their Devices
Tuesday September 02, 2014 @09:35AM Apple Reveals the Most Common Reasons That It Rejects Apps
Thursday August 28, 2014 @11:14AM Microsoft Dumps 1,500 Apps From Its Windows Store
Thursday August 21, 2014 @07:36AM Microsoft's Windows 8 App Store Is Full of Scamware
Thursday August 14, 2014 @04:10PM Apple's App Store Needs a Radical Revamp; How Would You Go About It?
Saturday August 02, 2014 @07:11AM Critics To FTC: Why Do You Hate In-App Purchasing Freedom?
Saturday February 08, 2014 @10:01PM EA's Dungeon Keeper Ratings Below a 5 Go To Email Black Hole
Thursday January 23, 2014 @06:20PM Google Charging OEMs Licensing Fees For Play Store
Tuesday January 14, 2014 @11:50AM Japan To Tax Online Sales Of Foreign-Made Content
Thursday November 28, 2013 @09:53AM CyanogenMod Installer Removed From Google Play Store
Tuesday November 19, 2013 @01:39PM 1.2% of Apps On Google Play Are Repackaged To Deliver Ads, Collect Info
Saturday November 16, 2013 @02:49PM Nathan Myhrvold's $500 Cookbook Now an $80 iPhone App
Thursday October 24, 2013 @11:06AM Blackberry BBM App and Suspicious Google Play Ratings
Thursday August 22, 2013 @08:58AM Single Developer Responsible For Over 47k Apps In BlackBerry World
Thursday July 18, 2013 @03:43PM VLC For iOS Returns On July 19, Rewritten and Fully Open-Sourced
Thursday July 11, 2013 @09:04AM Android Master Key Vulnerability Checker Now Live
Thursday June 06, 2013 @11:22AM Amazon Debuts Multi-Platform Indie Games Store
Saturday April 13, 2013 @07:26AM UK Gov To Investigate 'Aggressive' In-app Purchases
Thursday April 04, 2013 @08:06AM SkyDrive 3.0: Microsoft Gave Up Fighting Apple's 30% Cut
Saturday March 09, 2013 @04:17PM Apple Finally Fixes Unencrypted App Store Login
Tuesday January 29, 2013 @09:27AM Ask Slashdot: Best Free and Open Source Apps For Android?
Saturday January 19, 2013 @07:54AM Amazon Sidesteps App Store Business Model, Plays Back MP3s From Safari
Thursday January 17, 2013 @05:55PM New Microsoft App To Coordinate Disaster-Relief Efforts
Tuesday January 15, 2013 @02:15PM RIM Attracts 15,000 Apps For BlackBerry 10 In 2 Days
Tuesday January 08, 2013 @01:39PM Rejection of Reality: Apple Denies Endgame:Syria
Tuesday January 08, 2013 @10:33AM Apple's App Store Tops 40 Billion Downloads; Generates $7 Billion For Developers
Tuesday January 01, 2013 @01:44PM Pirated iOS App Store Site Shuts Down
Friday December 14, 2012 @08:26AM Nokia Abruptly Closes Application Store In China For N9
Thursday December 13, 2012 @09:37AM Revamped Google Maps Finally Available On iOS
Thursday December 06, 2012 @10:16AM Android Options Mean "Best" Browsers Might Surprise You
Tuesday December 04, 2012 @09:34AM Valve Officially Launches TV-Friendly Steam Big Picture Mode
Saturday December 01, 2012 @09:57PM Apple Declutters, Speeds Up iTunes With Major Upgrade
Tuesday November 06, 2012 @10:52AM Verizon To Shut Down App Store By January
Thursday November 01, 2012 @12:35PM Apple Delays Simpler and Cleaner iTunes 'to Get It Right'
Wednesday October 31, 2012 @06:23PM California AG Gives App Developers 30 Days To Post Privacy Notice
Thursday October 25, 2012 @10:41PM Trouble For Microsoft Developers With the Windows Store
Saturday October 20, 2012 @01:45AM Poor SSL Implementations Leave Many Android Apps Vulnerable
Friday October 19, 2012 @06:18PM Mozilla Opens the Firefox App Store To Early Testers
Friday September 07, 2012 @11:18AM Windows Phone 8 SDK — By Appointment Only
Wednesday September 05, 2012 @06:18PM Why Apple Should Stop Censoring Apps
Friday August 31, 2012 @09:32PM BBC Keeps Android Flash Alive In the UK
Thursday August 30, 2012 @04:12PM Apple Rejects Drone Strike App
Friday August 17, 2012 @08:45PM MplayerX Leaving Mac App Store
Thursday July 26, 2012 @10:10AM App Developer: Android Designed For Piracy
Saturday July 21, 2012 @10:54AM First iOS, Now Mac OS X In-App Purchases Hacked
Friday July 20, 2012 @07:40AM Apple Yanks Privacy App From the App Store
Thursday July 19, 2012 @02:08PM Canonical Unveils WebApps For Ubuntu
Thursday July 19, 2012 @08:55AM Jolla Confirms MeeGo App Store Is Coming
Thursday July 05, 2012 @01:27PM First iOS Malware Discovered In Apple's App Store
Thursday July 05, 2012 @09:57AM App Store Bug Corrupts Binaries; Angry Birds Crash
Thursday July 05, 2012 @08:01AM Microsoft To Bring Windows 8 Marketplace In 180 Countries
Sunday May 20, 2012 @12:32PM Apple Lifts Ban On the Word "Jailbreak"
Tuesday May 15, 2012 @10:50AM Mozilla Leaves Out Linux For Initial Web App Support
Tuesday May 01, 2012 @08:32AM RIM's Future Hangs On Developer Support For 'New BlackBerry'
Sunday April 22, 2012 @04:41PM The Artificial Life of the App Store
Saturday April 21, 2012 @09:49AM Accountability, Not Code Quality, Makes iOS Safer Than Android
Thursday April 19, 2012 @07:12AM Federal Court Allows Class-Action Suit Against Apple Over In-App Purchases
Thursday April 05, 2012 @09:02AM Instagram Debuts On Android
Monday March 26, 2012 @12:46PM US Congress Probes iOS App Developers On Privacy
Friday March 23, 2012 @08:08PM Can Translucency Save Privacy In the Cloud?
Tuesday February 28, 2012 @12:08AM Apple Threatens To Pull Siri Clone From App Store
Friday February 24, 2012 @08:23AM Are Smartphones Starting a Boom In DIY Medicine?
Friday February 03, 2012 @10:07AM Google Starts Scanning Android Apps
Monday January 30, 2012 @01:26PM Siri Competitor Evi Arrives, But Already Overloaded
Saturday January 28, 2012 @12:31AM Android Malware May Have Infected 5 Million Users
Tuesday January 24, 2012 @08:21AM Alternative Android Market To House Banned Apps
Friday December 30, 2011 @07:33PM Running Great Britain? There's an App For That!
Tuesday December 27, 2011 @01:07PM DigiTimes Lends Credence To Apple-Branded TVs For 2012
Thursday December 15, 2011 @04:34PM Why Developers Still Prefer iOS To Android
Tuesday December 13, 2011 @11:44AM Windows 8 Store Will Allow Open Source Apps
Friday December 09, 2011 @08:49PM Android Market Hits 10 Billion Downloads, Games Dominate
Friday December 09, 2011 @06:54PM Google Demonstrates Chrome Native Client With Bastion
Thursday December 08, 2011 @12:19PM DARPA Seeks App Developers For War App Store
Monday December 05, 2011 @04:33AM Have Walled Gardens Killed the Personal Computer?
Thursday December 01, 2011 @09:01AM Mobile Industry Rolls Out Game Rating System
Friday November 18, 2011 @02:23AM Has Apple Made Programmers Cool?
Wednesday November 16, 2011 @05:17PM Syrian Protesters Roll Out New iPhone Apps
Tuesday November 15, 2011 @12:26PM Tor-Enabled Browser For the iPad, and Easy Tor Nodes on EC2
Thursday November 10, 2011 @06:41PM Google Pulls the Plug On BlackBerry Gmail App
Friday November 04, 2011 @06:19PM Apple To Require Sandboxing For Mac App Store Apps
Friday November 04, 2011 @05:39PM NASA Plans App Store For Scientists
Wednesday November 02, 2011 @12:50PM Is the Apple App Store a Casino?
Thursday October 20, 2011 @01:57PM OS X Notifier App Growl Goes Closed Source
Thursday October 13, 2011 @02:36PM Look Ma, I'm Getting Arrested!
Saturday October 08, 2011 @03:29PM Apple Tries To Patent 3rd Party In-App Purchasing
Sunday October 02, 2011 @02:45PM Top 1% of iOS Game Developers Make a Third of All Revenue
Thursday September 29, 2011 @09:05AM Social Media Bubble Pops Before It Fully Inflates
Sunday September 11, 2011 @01:40PM Coming Soon to EA's Origin Store: Third-Party Titles
Friday September 09, 2011 @05:44AM Smartphones Can't Cure Acne, FTC Rules
Thursday August 04, 2011 @05:06AM Apple censors Lion critics in the App Store
Tuesday August 02, 2011 @11:41AM Amazon App Store: Rotten To The Core
Saturday July 16, 2011 @01:05PM UK Developers Quit US App Store Over Patent Fears
Thursday July 14, 2011 @01:38PM Apple Spin-Off Hosts Enterprise App Stores
Thursday July 14, 2011 @01:00PM Apple Slashes Australian App Store Prices To Match US
Thursday July 07, 2011 @10:12PM Apple Hits 15b App Store Downloads, But Loses "App Store" Name Skirmish
Tuesday July 05, 2011 @09:52AM NYT Update Breaks iPad App, Annoys Subscribers
Monday July 04, 2011 @08:32AM Why Are There So Few Honeycomb Apps?
Saturday July 02, 2011 @10:52PM Apple Ships OS X 10.7 Lion 'Gold Master' For July Push
Wednesday June 29, 2011 @03:00PM Google Pulls Paid Apps From Taiwanese Android Market
Tuesday June 28, 2011 @12:40PM Google pulls paid apps from Taiwan marketplace
Monday June 27, 2011 @06:02PM Native Apps Are Dead, Long Live Native Apps
Sunday June 26, 2011 @06:07PM Google Boots Transdroid From Android Market
Thursday June 23, 2011 @03:02PM Android App Quality Pathetically Low Says Developer
Saturday June 11, 2011 @08:29AM Apple Eases Rules For Subscription Apps
Thursday June 09, 2011 @10:42PM Apple Rips Off Rejected App, Says Wireless Sync Developer
Thursday June 09, 2011 @06:11PM Why Apple's DUI Checkpoint App Ban Is Stupid
Thursday June 09, 2011 @11:31AM Apple Bans DUI Checkpoint Apps
Thursday June 02, 2011 @08:29PM Motorola CEO Blames Open Android Store For Phone Performance Ills
Thursday June 02, 2011 @02:24PM 30+ Infected Apps Pulled From Android Market
Sunday May 29, 2011 @07:19PM Google Yanks Several Emulators From App Store
Thursday May 26, 2011 @10:09PM Amazon Challenges Apple With Mac App Store
Saturday May 14, 2011 @10:54PM Amazon Removes Yaoi Manga Titles From Kindle Store
Thursday May 12, 2011 @01:57PM Developer Blames Apple For Ruining eBook Business
Thursday May 05, 2011 @10:52AM Apple To Distribute OS X Lion via the Mac App Store
Saturday April 30, 2011 @09:56AM Developers: MS Hopes To Lure iOS Apps With API Mapping Tool
Tuesday April 19, 2011 @10:42PM Apple Changes App Ranks, Rejects Pay Per Install
Tuesday April 19, 2011 @02:17PM Apple changes App Ranks, Rejects Pay Per Install
Tuesday April 12, 2011 @12:03AM Windows 8 app store revealed in leaked screenshots
Saturday April 02, 2011 @07:00PM Google Pulls PSX4Droid For Sony's Xperia Play
Thursday March 31, 2011 @02:02PM Android 3.0 Is Trickling In, But Are the Apps?
Thursday March 24, 2011 @07:47PM RIM Confirms Android Apps Will Run On Playbook, Through Intermediate Players
Thursday March 24, 2011 @06:54PM Google Won't Pull Checkpoint Evasion App
Wednesday March 23, 2011 @01:30PM Apple Removes Gay Cure App From App Store
Tuesday March 22, 2011 @09:38PM Senators To Apple: Pull iPhone DUI-Check Alerts
Saturday March 19, 2011 @06:41PM Apple's App Store Accepts 'Gay Cure' App
Thursday March 17, 2011 @08:55PM Tesla CEO Says Model S Will Support Third-Party Apps
Sunday March 13, 2011 @08:02AM Open Source Licensing and the App Store Model
Saturday March 05, 2011 @01:14PM Apple Negotiates For Unlimited iTunes Downloads
Saturday March 05, 2011 @10:25AM Apple: You Must Be 17+ To Use Opera
Thursday March 03, 2011 @03:40PM Apple: You Must be 17+ To Use Opera
Thursday March 03, 2011 @03:09PM Google Pulls 21 Malware Apps From Android Market
Thursday March 03, 2011 @02:05AM If App Store's Trademark Is Generic, So Is Windows'
Tuesday March 01, 2011 @10:06PM If App Store trademark is generic, so is Windows
Saturday February 26, 2011 @08:49AM RIM Does Not Want PlayBook Devs, Complains One Potential Developer
Thursday February 24, 2011 @11:28PM Mac OS X 10.7 'Lion' Developer Preview Available
Thursday February 24, 2011 @10:42AM Google Launches Apps Certification Program
Tuesday February 22, 2011 @01:03PM Variants of New Android Virus Surface in China
Saturday January 15, 2011 @01:25AM Amazon, Not Developers, Will Set New App Store's Prices
Thursday January 13, 2011 @02:11PM Jimmy Wales Declares App Store Models a Threat
Wednesday January 12, 2011 @01:11AM Microsoft Fights Apple Trademark On 'App Store'
Saturday January 08, 2011 @08:07AM Apple Pulls VLC Media Player From AppStore
Friday January 07, 2011 @07:47PM Mac App Store Apps Already Hacked
Thursday January 06, 2011 @02:40PM Amazon To Launch 'Amazon Appstore For Android'
Tuesday January 04, 2011 @05:11PM Does Windows Phone 7 Have a Data Transmission Bug?
Friday December 31, 2010 @01:32AM Android Trojan Found, Spreading From Chinese App Stores
Monday December 20, 2010 @01:10PM Privacy Concerns With Android and iPhone Apps
Tuesday December 07, 2010 @09:18PM Racy Danish Tabloid May Sue Apple For App Rejection
Tuesday December 07, 2010 @07:45PM John Carmack Not Enthused About Android Marketplace
Monday November 29, 2010 @01:44PM Apple Bans Android Magazine App From App Store
Thursday November 25, 2010 @09:43PM Thought-Controlled Apps On Android May Not Be Far
Wednesday November 24, 2010 @01:43PM To Apple, 1-Station Radio Apps As Bad As Fart Apps
Tuesday November 23, 2010 @02:49AM Mozilla Plans Mobile App Store
Tuesday November 16, 2010 @07:18PM Official Google Voice App Approved For iOS
Thursday November 04, 2010 @05:12AM Microsoft Outlines Windows Phone 7 Kill Switch
Tuesday November 02, 2010 @07:44PM UK's National Rail Shuts Down Free Timetable App
Tuesday November 02, 2010 @01:31PM VLC Developer Takes a Stand Against DRM Enforcement
Tuesday November 02, 2010 @11:15AM Google Bans Sale of Android Spying App
Tuesday October 26, 2010 @06:08PM DOS Emulator In and Out of App Store
Thursday October 21, 2010 @10:37AM Red Hat CEO Says Software Vendor Model Is Broken
Thursday October 07, 2010 @04:14PM Apple Accepts, Then Rejects BitTorrent iPhone App
Tuesday October 05, 2010 @01:54PM Amazon Building Its Own Android App Market?
Tuesday October 05, 2010 @01:10PM Android Software Piracy Rampant
Sunday October 03, 2010 @07:09PM US Says Plane Finder App Threatens Security
Thursday September 30, 2010 @10:58PM RIM Doesn't Want 200 Fart Apps
Saturday September 25, 2010 @06:14PM "Buy no Evil" Android App
Saturday September 25, 2010 @03:48PM Should I Learn To Program iOS Or Android Devices?
Friday September 17, 2010 @08:35PM First Google Voice App Hits the App Store
Tuesday September 14, 2010 @10:27AM Why Google Isn't Pushing Android For Tablets
Sunday August 29, 2010 @08:27PM iPhone App In App Store Limbo Open Sourced
Thursday August 19, 2010 @02:28PM Court OKs Covert iPhone Audio Recording
Thursday August 19, 2010 @05:16AM Apple App store director in hot "water"
Sunday August 15, 2010 @11:37PM Australian Gov sees millions in mobile games fees
Thursday August 05, 2010 @07:07PM Apple Mines App Store Submissions For Patent Ideas
Friday July 09, 2010 @11:24AM More Trouble In Apple's App Store
Sunday July 04, 2010 @05:02PM Users Report Foul Play In App Store Rankings, Purchases
Saturday July 03, 2010 @07:42PM Poor Vision? There's an App For That
Wednesday June 30, 2010 @01:22PM The State of iPad Satisfaction
Monday June 28, 2010 @03:50PM Leaked MS Presentation Shows App Store Plans For Windows 8