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Understanding App Store Pricing — Part 1

At Çingleton and NSConference this year I spoke at length about App Store pricing and offered an analysis of the trends, problems, concerns, and …

9 surprising reasons mobile apps get rejected from the Apple app store

<i>Nat Friedman is CEO and co-founder of Xamarin</i> <b></b><p>Apple’s App Store review process is designed to keep the app ecosystem healthy and to protect users from low-quality or hostile apps. And the system mostly works. But sometimes an app is rejected for reasons you might not expect, and it can force …

How to Prototype an App in 1 hour: meet POP

<i>Business Prototyping tools review – No business plan survives the first contact with the customer. During our Business Prototyping phase, we help our</i> …

Is It Over for Indy Mobile App Developers?

Here is why I ask: for years, I’ve done pretty well on the app store with Tasting Notes and some other apps. In fact, Tasting Notes still sells …

Apps

Thriving in an App Store World

The iPhone App Developers' Blog: iPhone Programming, Developer News, Interviews And Tutorials

What Is Driving The Mobile Casino Boom?<p>by marie on 9. Mar, 2016 in News<p>In general, the online casino industry has been witnessing tremendous growth, …

Mobile

The market for paid iOS apps isn’t dead

I’m Marco Arment: a programmer, writer, podcaster, geek, and coffee enthusiast.<p>I’ve seen lots of discussion about the paid-app market recently, but …

Apple To Hold WWDC 2013 on June 10. iOS 7 and Perhaps new iPhone Unveiling?

For iOS app developers with hopes of taking the App Store by storm someday, the most important week of the year is right around the corner. As …

How to Distribute your iOS Apps Over the Air

We've been using Apple's Wireless distribution method for sending out beta invites of Geoloqi. It's a much easier process for our beta testers than …

Differences Between Xcode Project Templates for iOS Apps

When you create a new iOS app project in Xcode, you get to choose between several project templates, from the aptly named “Empty Application” to …

40 Secrets to Making Money with In-App Purchases

Making money with in-app purchases boils down to one question – why do we buy things?<p>I’ll give you a hint – it’s mostly about satisfying emotional …

Apple Store

Expect delays: why today's top apps are putting you on a wait list

When email app Mailbox launched in February and instituted a wait list to usher in new users, the company unleashed the hellish fury of hundreds of thousands of people left waiting for the app. Mailbox’s controversial launch seemed to signal a clear warning to upcoming startups that digital wait …

Ten Fantastic Objective-C Libraries for iPhone Developers

Objective-C Libraries for iPhone Developers<p>This slideshow will highlight ten libraries that author has either already adopted or is currently …

Software Development

iOS 7 Color Swatches

I've taken the liberty of carefully color-picking the colors used for Apple's standardized app icons and their system accent colors for your …

iOS App Security and Analysis: Part 2/2

In the first part of this tutorial, you focused on penetration testing. You mapped out an application using class-dump-z, explored security issues …

Cybersecurity

75 Essential Tools for iOS Developers

If you were to go to a master woodworker’s shop, you’d invariably find a plethora of tools that he or she uses to accomplish various tasks.In …

The Harsh Reality For Mobile Developers Trying To Hit The Top Of App Store Charts

You just spent months building an app with the hopes that it would be a boon for your business or usher your way into the lucrative world of top end app publishers. You have Candy Crush dreams and Evernote aspirations.<p>After you publish your app, nobody downloads it. Those that do download it aren’t …

How App Store grifters clone an overnight success to make a quick buck

The iOS app A Beautiful Mess suffered a true attack of the clones.<p>The app had only been out three months, and already the creators of A Beautiful …

Smarty Ring offers connectivity without lifting a finger

Joining the likes of the Ring Clock, the Genius wireless ring mouse and the NFC Ring in the functional fingerwear department, the Smarty Ring …

Wearable Tech

Orbit Turntable

If you care at all about music, you know there's nothing quite like the sound of your favorite album playing on vinyl — and if you haven't made the …

Rubber Band Machine Gun

No matter where you wage rubber band warfare — whether it's in your apartment with your buddies, or against co-workers in the office — you can take …

Goji Play

It's not always easy to motivate yourself to be active and get in to the gym, especially once it starts to get cold out. It's much easier to stuff …

12 business books you will need to read in 2014

<i>This originally appeared on LinkedIn. You can follow Adam Grant here.</i><p>One of the highlights of becoming an author is getting to read some exciting books in advance, and hearing early buzz about others. It’s the book nerd’s version of seeing sneak previews of movies before they hit the silver …

Success

The Week in Review: Snowden Leaks Into Europe

Inside Flipboard / November 1, 2013<p>Edward J. Snowden remains in the news this week with the latest batch of files released proving the United States …

The Week in Review: The 50th Anniversary of the JFK Assassination

Inside Flipboard / November 22, 2013<p>This week marks the 50th anniversary of the assassination of President John F. Kennedy. The youngest elected …

JFK: A Look Back

Inside Flipboard / November 21, 2013<p>Fifty years ago, John Fitzgerald Kennedy was slain by a madman’s bullet. The assassination of the popular and …

Logitech PowerShell Controller + Battery for iPhone 5 to Transform Mobile Gaming

Logitech has introduced the Logitech PowerShell Controller + Battery, providing console-style game controls and increasing game play-time on your …

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