UK Court Blocks Epic’s Case Against Apple

The UK antitrust tribunal has blocked Epic from pursuing its case against Apple — over how the App Store and in-app payments work — in the UK.

North Dakota Votes Against App Store Bill

North Dakota has voted against a bill that world force Apple and Google to support third-party app stores and in-app payment methods.

Microsoft Testing a Web Browser Version of xCloud

Microsoft’s xCloud game streaming service may be coming to iPhones and iPads soon, with employees reportedly testing a web-based version.

Google Updates iOS YouTube App…Finally

Google has updated the first of its major iOS apps, after months of letting them languish.

Google Flags Its Own iOS Apps As Out-of-Date

In an embarrassing glitch, Google’s servers flagged its own apps as out-of-date because…they are.

North Dakota Bill May Force Alternate App Stores

North Dakota has introduced a bill that would force Apple, as well as Google, to allow alternate app stores on their platforms.

Apple Lowers App Store Fees to 15% For Small Devs

Amid ongoing pressure regarding its App Store policies, Apple has unveiled its App Store Small Business Program, with 15% commissions for small devs.

Google Play Store the Primary Source of Android Malware

A new study has determined the Google Play Store is the prime way Android malware is distributed.

iOS 14.2 Features JIT Compilation, Aiding Emulation Apps

iOS 14.2 features Just-In-Time (JIT) compilation, which should significantly speed up emulation app performance.

Apple to Start Requiring Privacy Labels on App December 8

Apple is moving forward with its requirement that app developers include a privacy label with new app submissions, beginning December 8.