in-app subscriptions

Apple Updates its Developer Guidelines for In-App Subscriptions

In its updated guidelines to developers for in-app subscriptions, Apple has explained in detail how the billing amounts should be clearly presented to users. As pointed out by 9to5Mac, Apple’s updated documentation even offers full sample text for the fine print that needs to be shown at the bottom of subscription purchase flows. "Payment will be...

Netflix Updates iOS App With Support For In-App Subscriptions

Netflix has announced that it is adding the ability for users to subscribe to their video streaming service within its iPhone and iPad apps. The announcement was originally made by a new ad featuring two characters from Orange is the New Black. Like Hulu, Netflix is opting not to raise the subscription price for in-app...

Apple Said to Revamp Revenue Model for In-App Subscriptions

Sources speaking with the Financial Times claim Apple is considering changing its 70/30 revenue model to make its platform more appealing to subscription-based apps such as Netflix, Spotify, Hulu, and others. Apple is planning a departure from the pricing formula that has defined the economics of digital media for a decade, which would cut the...