Apple’s relationship with web apps will improve in 2023

AppleInsider is supported by its audience and may earn commission as an Amazon Associate and affiliate partner on qualifying purchases. These affiliate partnerships do not influence our editorial content. During the WWDC 2022 keynote, Apple announced Web Push to improve notifications from web apps — but Apple’s relationship with the technology has always been on … Read more

China loves the iPhone, but is cooling on the App Store

AppleInsider is supported by its audience and may earn commission as an Amazon Associate and affiliate partner on qualifying purchases. These affiliate partnerships do not influence our editorial content. New research from Morgan Stanley says that during May 2022, iPhone sales were up 15% year-over-year in China — but at the same time, App Store … Read more

Apple-Commissioned Study Touts App Store Job Growth and Success of Small Developers

Apple today shared details on developer studies sourced from economists at Analysis Group (commissioned by Apple) and the Progressive Policy Group, with the reports aimed at highlighting the successes of small businesses and independent developers on the App Store. Between 2019 and 2021, earnings for small developers increased by 113 percent, outpacing the growth of … Read more

How to use Apple’s Contacts app hidden power to improve your iPhone

AppleInsider is supported by its audience and may earn commission as an Amazon Associate and affiliate partner on qualifying purchases. These affiliate partnerships do not influence our editorial content. Apple’s Contacts app doesn’t sound like the most vital part of iOS, but behind the scenes it powers a huge amount of what makes iPhones useful. … Read more

Apple Reminds Developers That Apps Offering Account Creation Need to Add Account Deletion by June 30

Apple today reminded developers that all apps that support account creation need to have functionality for account deletion starting on June 30, 2022. That means if an app allows a person to sign up for an account, there must be an in-app way to delete said account later on. The account deletion rule was implemented … Read more

The best apps to use with Sidecar for iPad and Mac users

AppleInsider is supported by its audience and may earn commission as an Amazon Associate and affiliate partner on qualifying purchases. These affiliate partnerships do not influence our editorial content. Sidecar lets an iPad be used as a display that extends or mirrors a Mac. Here are the best apps for Sidecar to enhance productive and … Read more

The best apps to turn your iPhone into a document scanner

AppleInsider is supported by its audience and may earn commission as an Amazon Associate and affiliate partner on qualifying purchases. These affiliate partnerships do not influence our editorial content. Even in the era of working from home, many people likely don’t have a traditional scanner in their home office. If you fall into that camp, … Read more

5 Best iPhone & iPad Apps to Create Healthy Habits

AppleInsider is supported by its audience and may earn commission as an Amazon Associate and affiliate partner on qualifying purchases. These affiliate partnerships do not influence our editorial content. Habit tracking apps on iOS and iPadOS can be specialized or versatile and can involve health or custom habits. Here are some of the best options … Read more

Apple Gives Developers More Time to Update ‘Outdated’ Apps Before Removal

Late last week, controversy erupted after Apple began notifying some developers that their apps that had not been updated in some time would be removed from the App Store as part of an “‌App Store‌ Improvements” project to clean up “outdated” apps. Many of the affected developers objected to Apple’s policy, noting that their apps … Read more