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# app-store - Friday 14 August, 2020

Fortnite makers sue Apple and Google after it's pulled from mobile app stores
# Battle Royale
# Battle Royale

Fortnite makers sue Apple and Google after it's pulled from mobile app stores

Aug 14th 2020, 10:43 AM 53,083 Views 31 Comments

Epic Games recently released an update that dodges revenue sharing with the tech giants.

# app-store - Thursday 5 May, 2016

It's not just you! Apple's App Store is malfunctioning for everyone
# Banjaxed
# Banjaxed

It's not just you! Apple's App Store is malfunctioning for everyone

May 5th 2016, 1:40 PM 12,449 Views 3 Comments

Those searching for apps like Google and Spotify won’t see the correct results.

# app-store - Friday 25 December, 2015

This is how you can get a refund for that app you purchased
# 12 Days Of Tech
# 12 Days Of Tech

This is how you can get a refund for that app you purchased

Dec 25th 2015, 6:30 PM 20,997 Views 1 Comment

For those moments where an app doesn’t quite work the way you wanted it to.

# app-store - Wednesday 11 March, 2015

Apple had a bad Wednesday as its online stores spent eleven hours offline
# Downtime
# Downtime

Apple had a bad Wednesday as its online stores spent eleven hours offline

Mar 11th 2015, 6:07 PM 11,529 Views 29 Comments

A number of Apple’s services including the App Store and iTunes went down, preventing users from downloading content.

# app-store - Thursday 20 November, 2014

There's been a small, but important change made to the App Store
# Clarify
# Clarify

There's been a small, but important change made to the App Store

Nov 20th 2014, 11:47 AM 16,012 Views 8 Comments

At the very least, it will make apps with in-app purchases a little more honest.

# app-store - Tuesday 2 September, 2014

These are the reasons why most iPhone apps are rejected
# Turned Down
# Turned Down

These are the reasons why most iPhone apps are rejected

Sep 2nd 2014, 7:30 PM 23,463 Views 7 Comments

Just in case you’re thinking of submitting one to the App Store in the near future.

# app-store - Tuesday 5 August, 2014

Google pulls 'Bomb Gaza' game from app store after backlash
# Insensitive
# Insensitive

Google pulls 'Bomb Gaza' game from app store after backlash

Aug 5th 2014, 9:46 AM 10,713 Views 94 Comments

The Android game, which allows players to be the Israeli army and drop bombs on the city of Gaza, was removed from the Google Play store after complaints were made.

# app-store - Wednesday 23 July, 2014

What to keep in mind when you're downloading apps
# TechGuide
# TechGuide

What to keep in mind when you're downloading apps

Jul 23rd 2014, 12:00 PM 13,965 Views 3 Comments

It’s better to be safe than sorry.

# app-store - Thursday 6 March, 2014

Tickle-powered app helps you escape awkward situations
# Call Me Maybe
From The Daily Edge
# Call Me Maybe

Tickle-powered app helps you escape awkward situations

Mar 6th 2014, 7:30 PM 4,010 Views 2 Comments

Tickle promises to make the phantom phone call that will save your sanity.

# app-store - Thursday 27 February, 2014

App companies face EU pressure to limit in-app purchases for kids
# App Store
# App Store

App companies face EU pressure to limit in-app purchases for kids

Feb 27th 2014, 4:52 PM 3,840 Views 3 Comments

The European Commission is meeting with a number of large tech companies and policy makers to discuss the problem of paid content in apps designed for children.

# app-store - Monday 17 February, 2014

Even Apple and Google have had enough of Flappy Bird
# Send In The Clones
# Send In The Clones

Even Apple and Google have had enough of Flappy Bird

Feb 17th 2014, 8:30 PM 21,207 Views 8 Comments

Both app stores are stopping app developers from using the word “Flappy” in their title, but numerous clones are still available to download.

# app-store - Sunday 9 February, 2014

8 Flappy Bird reviews that prove the game needs to be destroyed
# All Hail Flappy
From The Daily Edge
# All Hail Flappy

8 Flappy Bird reviews that prove the game needs to be destroyed

Feb 9th 2014, 3:04 PM 5,934 Views 3 Comments

It’s too late for these people. Save yourself.

# app-store - Wednesday 15 January, 2014

Apple to refund parents of children who bought Apps without them knowing
# Apple
# Apple

Apple to refund parents of children who bought Apps without them knowing

Jan 15th 2014, 10:02 PM 12,744 Views 32 Comments

The US Federal Trade Commission says that at least $32.5 million will be repaid to US customers after the children bough Apps without parent’s knowledge.

# app-store - Tuesday 7 January, 2014

Here’s What Happened Today: Tuesday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here’s What Happened Today: Tuesday

Jan 7th 2014, 10:58 PM 15,837 Views 6 Comments

Today everyone’s been talking about a grim discovery in Offaly, Ireland’s bond market return and Ralf Lauren’s niece in a pub courtroom.

Apple's App Store sales hits $10 billion in 2013
# Money Money Money
# Money Money Money

Apple's App Store sales hits $10 billion in 2013

Jan 7th 2014, 4:00 PM 7,044 Views 25 Comments

Consumers spent $1 billion in December alone, making it the store’s best month on record.

# app-store - Saturday 26 October, 2013

Hook-up app is back - under a new name
# Down To It
# Down To It

Hook-up app is back - under a new name

Oct 26th 2013, 5:15 PM 35,609 Views 16 Comments

Down – formerly known as Bang with Friends before a trademark infringement suit – has now turned up on Android.

# app-store - Tuesday 22 October, 2013

Apple removes HMV music app from App Store
# Music Download
# Music Download

Apple removes HMV music app from App Store

Oct 22nd 2013, 5:36 PM 18,372 Views 39 Comments

The music store say they have been given no explanation why.

# app-store - Monday 15 July, 2013

How to never send a drunk text ever again
# Regrets
From The Daily Edge
# Regrets

How to never send a drunk text ever again

Jul 15th 2013, 9:30 PM 61,402 Views 26 Comments

OR an email, OR tweet, OR Facebook message. Simply follow this step-by-step guide.

The DailyEdge.ie app is now available for Android!
# Get Appy
From The Daily Edge
# Get Appy

The DailyEdge.ie app is now available for Android!

Jul 15th 2013, 4:23 PM 3,535 Views 20 Comments

You wanted it, you got it!

# app-store - Tuesday 2 July, 2013

Introducing the new DailyEdge.ie app!
# Apptitude
From The Daily Edge
# Apptitude

Introducing the new DailyEdge.ie app!

Jul 2nd 2013, 11:37 AM 6,612 Views 35 Comments

Our exciting new app is now available! Here it is explained in cat GIFs.

# app-store - Sunday 12 May, 2013

The 25 most popular free iPhone apps of all time
# Apple
# Apple

The 25 most popular free iPhone apps of all time

May 12th 2013, 6:30 PM 39,443 Views 48 Comments

Sorry, Android users. You’re probably not going to want to read this article.

# app-store - Friday 28 December, 2012

China court orders Apple to pay compensation for copyright violation
# China
# China

China court orders Apple to pay compensation for copyright violation

Dec 28th 2012, 11:43 AM 7,344 Views 7 Comments

Apple has been ordered to pay €125,000 to eight writers for selling unlicensed books online.

# app-store - Monday 3 December, 2012

After just 21 months, Rupert Murdoch closes iPad-only paper 'The Daily'
# Murdoch
# Murdoch

After just 21 months, Rupert Murdoch closes iPad-only paper 'The Daily'

Dec 3rd 2012, 9:49 PM 10,859 Views 22 Comments

Analysts say the decision is not surprising as Murdoch’s “bold experiment” did not have enough paying readers to sustain it.

# app-store - Friday 26 October, 2012

Apple raises App Store prices as iPad profits miss targets
# Apple
# Apple

Apple raises App Store prices as iPad profits miss targets

Oct 26th 2012, 12:09 PM 11,358 Views 86 Comments

Apple CEO Tim Cook said the company remains confident entering the holiday season.

# app-store - Friday 8 June, 2012

Facebook app store goes live today
# Facebook
# Facebook

Facebook app store goes live today

Jun 8th 2012, 10:15 AM 3,519 Views 2 Comments

The App Center will put the company in direct competition with Apple and Google.

# app-store - Wednesday 9 May, 2012

Bank of Ireland to launch iPhone app tonight
# Banking On The Go
# Banking On The Go

Bank of Ireland to launch iPhone app tonight

May 9th 2012, 9:28 AM 7,570 Views 36 Comments

Don’t worry, Android users: an Android app will be launched in the coming weeks.

# app-store - Tuesday 3 January, 2012

Over 1 billion apps downloaded in Christmas week
# Appy Days
# Appy Days

Over 1 billion apps downloaded in Christmas week

Jan 3rd 2012, 9:59 PM 5,445 Views 28 Comments

The downloads total between December 25 and 31 is thought to be the highest number of downloads ever recorded.

# app-store - Wednesday 14 December, 2011

'Angry Birds' among apps removed from Google's Android Market after scam
# Apps
# Apps

'Angry Birds' among apps removed from Google's Android Market after scam

Dec 14th 2011, 9:50 PM 9,468 Views 33 Comments

Google has said a number of fraudulent apps have been removed from its Android Market store.

# app-store - Thursday 3 November, 2011

Gmail withdraws app from Apple store - just hours after launching
# Mail Fail
# Mail Fail

Gmail withdraws app from Apple store - just hours after launching

Nov 3rd 2011, 7:15 PM 1,418 Views 14 Comments

Google apologises to users but no word on when the app will be made available again.

# app-store - Wednesday 23 March, 2011

Tiger Woods gets in the swing with new app: here's six more suggestions
# Appy Chappy
From The42
# Appy Chappy

Tiger Woods gets in the swing with new app: here's six more suggestions

Mar 23rd 2011, 4:06 PM 626 Views 0 Comments

As Tiger offers to teach golfers how to swing on the mobile – we suggest half a dozen more developments for Ireland’s athletes.

# app-store - Tuesday 22 March, 2011

Apple lodges Amazon lawsuit over 'app store'
# Apple
# Apple

Apple lodges Amazon lawsuit over 'app store'

Mar 22nd 2011, 9:27 AM 872 Views 1 Comment

Online retailer criticised for use of the term ‘app store’ – just before it launched it Android app store.

# app-store - Thursday 6 January, 2011

Apple opens doors to new App Store for Mac
# App Store
# App Store

Apple opens doors to new App Store for Mac

Jan 6th 2011, 2:47 PM 562 Views 0 Comments

The new store – the equivalent of the iTunes store, but for Mac software – may help Apple make further dents in the PC market.