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Apple's iTunes and App Stores back online after outage

The company's online stores were down for about 12 hours Wednesday because of an internal server error.

By 11 March 2015

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Google Play app store to test paid placement in search results

Developers will be able to buy ad space at the top of results so their apps pop up when users search for programs in Google's app store.

By 27 February 2015

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Apple App Store touts its kid-friendly game section

The "Games for Kids" section of the App Store might help allay parental concerns about the app world for kids.

By 13 January 2015

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Apple starts off new year with record App Store sales

Company touts records all around: a 50 percent sales increase in 2014, half a billion dollars spent by consumers the first week of 2015, and its single-best day, on New Year's.

By 9 January 2015

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Apple now offers 14-day App Store, iTunes refunds in Europe

If you live in the European Union and are unhappy with a software purchase, you now have a two-week window to ask for your money back -- no questions asked.

By 30 December 2014

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Blackphone gets a secure app store for apps that don't spy on you

Coming in January, the app store for the privacy-focused Blackphone will only allow apps that pass several security tests.

By 9 December 2014

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Apple notches App Store deal with China's UnionPay

A new deal between the two companies will allow consumers in China to pair their Apple ID with the country's most popular payment card to make purchases on its App Store.

By 17 November 2014

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Microsoft outs Band fitness wearable in Apple App store screenshots

The new device's sensors will track heart rate, steps taken, calories burned and sleep, according to a Microsoft privacy statement.

By 30 October 2014

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Samsung enables 1-click purchases for app store

Smartphone giant now lets users pay via their phone bills. No credit card necessary.

By 23 October 2014

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How to hide App Store purchases in iOS 8

If you are using Family Sharing, you can easily hide apps from your Purchased list. Unhiding app purchases, however, requires iTunes.

By 8 October 2014