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Apple To Ban DUI Checkpoint Apps

Posted 08.09.2011 | Technology

PETER SVENSSON, AP/THE HUFFINGTON POST)NEW YORK -- After pressure from four U.S. senators, Apple Inc. has said it will start rejecting iPhone applicat...

Twitter Reactions To Apple's Twitter Integration Plans

The Huffington Post | Timothy Stenovec | Posted 08.06.2011 | Technology

Among the new features Apple unveiled at Monday's much-anticipated Worldwide Developers Conference in San Francisco was Twitter integration in Apple's...

How Apple Approves Apps

AdWeek | Posted 07.23.2011 | Technology

Last week, Apple went to Washington, D.C., to answer questions from U.S. lawmakers about consumer privacy in the mobile marketplace. The visit was tri...

PETA Counters Controversial 'Dog Wars' App

The Huffington Post | Catharine Smith | Posted 06.28.2011 | Technology

Animal rights organization PETA has released a free iPhone app in response to the release of polarizing Android app "Dog Wars," a mobile game featurin...

Apple Hit With Class Action Lawsuit

The Huffington Post | Amy Lee | Posted 06.15.2011 | Technology

Who knew Fish Bucks, Pouches of Stars and Smurfberries could cause such trouble? Apple is facing a class-action lawsuit from parents alleging the comp...

Senators Ask Apple To Ban DUI Checkpoint Alert Apps

The Huffington Post | Catharine Smith | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Four U.S. Senators are calling for Apple and other purveyors of smartphone software to ban apps that would help motorists identify and avoid drunk dri...

Apple Launches Long-Awaited Subscription Plan For Apps

The Huffington Post | Amy Lee | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

At long last, Apple has rolled out its subscription plan for apps delivering content. The service will apply for all apps delivering content--magazi...

Apple Sued Over Spying Apps

The Huffington Post | Amy Lee | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Apple was accused of of letting applications on the iPhone and iPad transmit personal information to advertisers without consent, in two separate laws...

Apple Loosens Up

AP | PETER SVENSSON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

NEW YORK — Apple Inc. on Thursday gave software developers the guidelines it uses to determine which programs can be sold in its App Store, yet ...

Word Junkie?

Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

The unofficial number of apps available is something like ten billion. Of that number, eight billion are amazingly boring free apps like Pimple Popper...

Video: Seattle's Mobile App Builder Zumobi Growing Quickly as Publishers Seek Solutions

Andy Plesser | Posted 06.06.2013 | Technology
Andy Plesser

The landscape for mobile Apps has changed so rapidly that some of the biggest publishers, including msnbc.com, are outsourcing the creation of their Apps to a Seattle-based company called Zumobi.

Follett's 'Pillars of the Earth' Launced As Apple App

USA Today | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

When best-selling author Ken Follett wrote The Pillars of the Earth in the late 1980s, he could hardly have imagined his novel, about cathedral buildi...

Apple BANS Apps That Criticize Public Figures

Huffington Post | Bianca Bosker and Catharine Smith | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Apple is notoriously strict--and often unpredictable--when it comes to approving apps for its App Store. No sexually suggestive content of any kin...

Apple's Censorship: Bad for Customers, Worse for Bottom Line

DailyFinance | SARAH WEINMAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

For as long as Apple (AAPL) has had its best-selling iPhones and iPads on the market they've taken an aggressive stance on what type of content is app...

Phil Schiller: Apple Exec Defends iPhone App Approval Process

BusinessWeek | Arik Hesseldahl | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Apple (AAPL) is under fire from some developers for the way it vets applications that can be sold on its online App Store. Facebook developer Joe Hewi...

The Best iPhone Apps

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

The lines at Apple stores everywhere are around the block for the new iPhone 3G. The new iPhone applications store is generating the most excitement ...