Indosat launches i-Aplikazone app store

Indonesian mobile operator Indosat has joined the expanding operator crowd in trying to tap into the growing app economy by developing its own app store. With the launch of i-Aplikazone on Wednesday, the company said it expects to increase revenue from …

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Apple intros app analytics for developers

Apple launched a beta version of a mobile app analytics service to provide app makers with insight into how their product is performing. The company is inviting developers to request early access to the service, which will be granted on …

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Korea’s Big Three plan joint app store

South Korea’s three leading mobile operators met on Friday with 150 mobile app developers to discuss setting up a joint app store call the One Store, which is scheduled to open in May. The three currently have their own app …

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Korea’s Big Three plan joint app store

South Korea’s three leading mobile operators met on Friday with 150 mobile app developers to discuss setting up a joint app store call the One Store, which is scheduled to open in May. The three currently have their own app …

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Apple promotes games with no in-app purchases

Apple added a ‘Pay Once and Play’ section to the front page of its App Store, promoting ‘great games with no in-app purchases’ – titles that users only pay to download, and including Minecraft and Grand Theft Auto. The company has offered …

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Apple kicks off 2015 with App Store sales record

Apple announced that it set a new sales record for its App Store in the first week of January. The company claimed that App Store customers spent close to half a billion dollars on paid apps and in-app purchases during …

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App Store prices set to rise in Europe, Canada

Apple plans to increase the prices users are charged within the App Store in a number of markets, with the changes attributed to the economic variations of the countries concerned. A note was sent out to iTunes Connect members by …

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Nokia HERE to power maps for Baidu outside China

It has been announced Nokia’s HERE mapping solutions will be powering search engine Baidu outside its home country China. Nokia said the search giant, which already uses HERE for its desktop version of its location and mapping services, will add the solution to its map apps for Android and iOS.

Blackphone to launch first privacy-focused app store

An app store for the privacy-focused Blackphone smartphone will be launched in early 2015, as part of an update to the PrivatOS operating system. When it launches in January, the Blackphone app store will be the first to include titles …

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