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How Apple stacked the App Store with its own products

Top spots in App Store search results are some of the most fought-over real estate in the online economy. The store generated more than $50 billion in sales last year, and the company said two-thirds of app downloads started with a search.

Apple's App Store pricing: US Supreme Court likely to allow antitrust suit

A ruling against Apple could add to pressure the company already faces to cut the 30 percent commission it charges on app sales.

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Apple defends iPhone app fees as US Supreme Court weighs consumer suit

The court will hear arguments Monday on accusations that Apple is using its market dominance to jack up prices for iPhone apps.

Apple App Store removes Tumblr after child pornography appears on site

Tumblr has been removed from the Apple App Store for keeping child pornographic content. The platform issued a statement confirming the same.

Facebook to pull Onavo Protect data collection VPN app from App Store over privacy risks

Facebook's virtual private network (VPN) app Onavo Protect, known for data collection, will be pulled out of Apple's App Store.

Apple store app for iOS revamped with new interface, voice search

The Apple store app has been updated for iPhones and iPads, which is available in version 5.1.

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This is how Apple’s App Store changed the world

Billions of dollars flowed into startups dependent on their apps, from Uber to Snapchat to Spotify to game makers like Angry Birds creator Rovio.

Facebook, Google apps top all-time popularity on Apple's App Store: Report

Facebook and Google were the most popular companies for apps across Apple's App Store, according to App Annie's report.

Snapchat design overhaul fetches 83% negative reviews on Apple App Store

Snapchat had reesigned their app to separate social communications features from all media. The reception to the Apple app has been negative, with many users asking the company to issue 'fixes'.

Apple App Store saw record $300 million purchases on New Year's Day

Apple App Store recorded over $890 million in purchases in seven-day holiday period starting Christmas Eve 2017.

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Apple's App Store Turns 10: Here are top apps of all time

Apple introduced the App Store back on July 10, 2008, since then 10 years have passed and millions of apps have been put up on the platform. Here are the top apps of all time on the App Store.

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