App Stores and Monetization

The ten year anniversary of the Apple App Store was a great time for us, at Creative Strategies, to take a look at how consumers interact with app stores in general and, in particular, what drives them to spend their money on apps. To do so ... The ... ---
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Macworld's August Digital Magazine: First look at iOS 12 and ...

Every day, Macworld brings you the essential daily news and other info about all things Apple. But staying on top of that torrent of information can be a constant...
Macworld        


Police, Apple warn customers of email scams targeting iPhone users

The Brookhaven Police Department issued a warning after a resident reported receiving an official looking email from their Apple account, posing as a receipt for the purchase of a gift card. Others iPhone users have reported getting an email saying ...
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If you use an iPhone, WATCH OUT for these dangerous fake emails

Essentially, the email poses as an official message from the Apple Store with information about a new monthly subscription. In one example, published by technology blog 9To5Mac, the fraudulent App Store receipt depicts a YouTube Red subscription with a...
Express.co.uk        


How to spot fake Apple ID and iTunes scam emails and what to do if you get one

EMAIL scams targeting Apple customers are rife, but theyre easy to spot if you know how. Weve got a handy guide on how ... Some emails will be fake virus alerts, otherwise will make it seem like youve racked up a huge bill on your iPhone , and ...
The Sun        


How Apple's app store changed our world

Its free apps usually display advertising or make money from subscriptions or other in-app purchases , while others charge users to download. Apple takes a cut of this action, sometimes as much as 30 percent. The app store is now the fastest growing ...
Chicago Daily Herald        


LeanScreen for fitness professionals

Using our new system, no longer will a professional have to measure manually with calipers or use a tape measure. Many software packages allow end user to manually enter the measurements that they obtained. However, what makes our patent pending technology novel is that we bypass manual methods and allow simple clicking of anatomical locations.    
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Apple warns customers to watch out for a new wave of App Store phishing emails

If you receive an email about an App Store or iTunes Store purchase , and youre not sure whether it is real, you can look for a couple of things that can help confirm that the message is from Apple. Genuine purchase receipts from purchases in the App ...    
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Hands-on: Carrot Weather's sarcastic, Dark Sky-backed forecasts jump from iOS to Android

While a handful of good weather apps do exist on Android, there are countless more on iOS that offer a range of diverse interfaces and experiences. After several weeks of testing, Carrot Weather is now cross-platform and bringing its iconic banter to ...    
9to5Google        


12 Apps That Are Ruling the Digital Payment System

Apple Pay is a mobile payment app specifically designed for iPhone , iPad and the Apple Watch, which allows you to tap and pay at restaurants and stores with an advanced contactless system. There are countless stores in the US where you can pay through ...    
PaymentsJournal        


VERIFY: Beware of new Apple iTunes phishing emails?

The said Clarence had purchased a 103 mobile game, but he hadnt used iTunes in years. The Verify team was on it. To get our answer went to Apple Support and learned why Clarences bill was a phishing scam. The email is doctored to look like its ...    
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Door County Begins Using Automated Breathalyzer Kiosks for Court-Mandated Sobriety Testing

The Kiosk uses biometric fingerprint authentication to verify the identity of the individual, captures video as it administers the breathalyzer test, and automatically uploads the test results to the offenders file. Operating without any direct ...    
Tullahoma News and Guardian        


Why Apple Stock Could Rise despite Slower iPhone Growth

... remain bullish on Apple stock, as they expect the companys Services segment to take over. The Services segment includes revenues from Apple Music, Apple Pay, and the App Store . This segment expects to include Apples streaming subscription service ...    
Market Realist        


The best iPhone apps available right now (May 2018) - WBRC FOX6 News

There are loads of cooking apps on iOS , but Kitchen Stories goes a step further than most with features like video guides, step-by-step photo instructions, and compatibility with Apples tvOS, as well as WatchOS for syncing shopping lists. You can ...    
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