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Musk also joined the chorus crying foul over a 30 per cent fee Apple collects on transactions via its App Store, the sole gateway for applications to get onto its billion plus mobile devices
Explained: Why Apple stopped accepting debit & credit card payments for app store & what can users do
Apple customers will no longer be able to use their debit or credit cards for any transaction at the Indian App Store. Instead, they will have to rely on UPI or net banking, even for recurring transactions.
Epic Games' Fortnite will be blacklisted from the Apple ecosystem until the companies' legal battle is resolved
Epic has asked Apple to reinstate Fortnite and promised 'that it will adhere to Apple’s guidelines whenever and wherever we release products on Apple’s platforms.'
South Korea bans Apple and Google monopolies, makes it illegal for tech giants to force app developers to use its payment systems
The two tech giants dominate the online app market in South Korea, the world's 12th largest economy known for its technological prowess.
iOS users can also add funds to their Apple ID via the new payment methods and buy games, apps, iCloud storage and so on.
UK watchdog is looking into iOS, Android 'mobile ecosystem' over concerns of the tech giants stifling competition
The authority said it’s taking a closer look at the “effective duopoly” Google and Apple have on the various gateways through which users can access online content.
NaadSadhana, an AI Indian Classical music app, is the only Indian app to have won an Apple Design Award this year.
Apple vs Epic trial: Experts believe Apple has upper hand, doubt judge will agree with Epic’s 'narrow market definition'
Commission rates similar to App Store have long been charged by stores operated by leading video game consoles — Xbox, PlayStation and Switch — as well as on smartphones and other devices running on Google’s Android system.
Epic contends that Apple has been gouging app makers by charging commissions ranging from 15 percent to 30 percent for in-app transactions.
Apple vs Epic Games trial kicks off: Tim Sweeney acknowledges that Epic brazenly violated contract with Apple to make a point
The trial revolves around the 15 percent to 30 percent commission that Apple charges for subscriptions and purchases made from apps downloaded from its store.
EU accuses Apple of antitrust breach after Spotify complaint, objects to its rules for music streaming services
EU regulators allege that Apple distorts competition for music streaming by imposing unfair rules for rival services in its App Store.
Apple vs Epic Games in court: A trial that could alter App Store future and forever change how apps work
If Epic wins, it could create a path for millions of companies and developers to avoid sending up to 30 percent of their app sales to Apple.
The Cortana content created by users – such as reminders and lists – will still be accessible through Cortana in Windows.
Apple's privacy website now has a new 'Labels' section, which details how every in-house Apple application gathers user data.
The Competition and Markets Authority said it was looking into “suspected breaches of competition law” by Apple.
The app allows the option to share your GPS location privately with those you trust or keep the location sharing feature always on.
The purported Apple Glass would apparently use an array of sensitive microphones that would help detect audio and also locate the precise location, directing the user where to look.
It has believed that Google did not update its iOS apps – Search, Docs, Photos, and Gmail – since two months in order to avoid the new privacy labels by Apple.
The data add-on pack of Rs 78 will give users 5 GB of data with the same validity as the user’s existing validity pack.
There are various ready-made templates in the app that can be customised using sort option, filters and grouping them.