iOS apps

Apple Lets Developers Publish Unlisted Apps in the App Store

Apple introduced a new App Store feature this week called "unlisted app distribution" for developers. Unlisted app distribution allows developers to publish apps that are hosted on the App Store but are not publicly available. Instead, users will only be able to discover and install an unlisted app if they have a direct link to...

2,857 iOS Apps Generate $1 Million or More Every Year [App Annie]

According to app analytics and market intelligence firm App Annie’s latest report summarizing the 10 successful years of Apple’s App Store, over 10,000 iOS apps have individually generated over $1 million in consumer spending since 2010, with over 2,000 in the $1 million to $10 million range during 2017 alone (via VentureBeat). More than 170 billion...

Apple and Accenture Team Up to Create Modern Enterprise iOS Apps

Apple is stepping up its efforts to entrench its iOS in the enterprise via a partnership with Accenture, a large systems integrator and consultant focused on digital transformation projects. "The partnership will take full advantage of the power, simplicity and security of iOS, the leading enterprise mobility platform, and Accenture’s capabilities as a leader in...

Apple to Soon End Support for 32-bit iOS Apps

An error message discovered in the new iOS 10.3 beta suggests that Apple may soon end support for 32-bit apps for iPhone, iPod touch and iPad, CultofMac is reporting. The message says that certain apps won’t work with future versions of iOS, and encourages developers to update them .  “This app will not work with...

Toronto Teen’s App Helps the Visually Impaired Identify Objects

Anmol Tukrel, a 17-year-old grade 12 student from Toronto, is hoping to change the lives of visually impaired people around the world with a new app called ‘iDentifi’, that helps them identify objects and text with the quick tap of an iPhone or iPad. According to The Star, Tukrel has always been fascinated with artificial intelligence, and by the time he...

New Yahoo Sports Fantasy App Keeps You on Top of your Fantasy Leagues

Building up on its recently launched Yahoo Sports app for iOS, the company has today announced the release of a new Yahoo Sports Fantasy app just ahead of the upcoming football season set to kick off on September 8, in order to help your dominate your fantasy leagues from beginning to the end. The app is available as a free...

Calgary-Developed ‘Peeple’ App to Allow Users to Rate Other Humans

According to a CBC News report, a new Calgary-developed ‘Peeple’ app, which already has the internet up in arms, will allow users to rate other humans on a scale of one to five stars, much like a Yelp review. According to Peeple CEO and co-founder Julia Cordray, "You're going to rate people in the three categories that you can...

Toronto Police Launches iOS App for Easier Crime Reporting

Toronto Police Service has launched a new iOS app that allows users to report crimes and get police information about crime prevention across the city, directly on their iPhones. According to The Star, the app will allow users to file certain police reports, get safety alerts, locate police stations, file traffic complaints, and receive notifications from...

Pixcall iOS App Takes Synchronized Selfies Among Friends From Far Away

Pixcall is a brand new 'teleportation photo app' for iOS, that lets you meet and do things with your friends from far away, such as photo messaging with synchronized simultaneous shooting among participants (via TheNextWeb). All you need to do is set the time and invite your friends for the shooting. At the selected time, all of...

GoPro to Launch Mobile App for Editing Content on the Go This Summer

Earlier this month, GoPro unveiled its brand new waterproof ‘Hero4 Session’ action camera, which is being dubbed as the "future of GoPro” by analysts. Today, GoPro president Tony Bates has made it public that the company is on the verge of releasing a brand new mobile app for editing video content on the go. He added that the app is...

HBO NOW App Continues to Top iOS Revenue Charts

According to App Store analytics firm App Annie, who has analyzed the performance of the currently iOS exclusive HBO NOW app in terms of its ability to attract paying customers who are willing to subscribe to HBO’s over-the-top option, the app topped the iOS revenue charts in May and is continuing to remain strong in June as...