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Apple Launches App Store in Oman, Bahrain, Algeria, Yemen and 29 Countries

Apple mentioned that the App Store is available in 123 countries when they announced 1 million OS X Lion downloads. That’s up 33 from 90 countries with an App Store. According to 9to5mac these countries are: Algeria Angola Anguilla Antigua and Barbuda Azerbaijan Bahamas Bahrain Barbados Belarus Belize Bermuda Bolivia British Virgin Islands Brunei Cayman Islands Cyprus Dominica Ghana Grenada ...

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17+ Restricted Apps Started to Appear in Saudi and UAE App Stores

Good news everyone, you no longer need to use questionable methods (such as installous) to download 17+ apps in Saudi Arabia because some of the 17+ apps has started to appear in the Saudi App Store. At least Opera mini is available right now. Other apps such as Atomic Web, iCab Mobile and Opera for Mac are still missing. A ...

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“Automatic Download” for Apps Leaked in iTunes

A MacRumors’ reader discovered the following message while updating apps in iTunes: Or if your device has Automatic Download enabled for apps, your updates will download to your device without having to sync. And until now this such feature is not available in iOS 4, so it will probably be available in iOS 5. So apps will be updated automatically ...

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17+ Apps Removed from Saudi and UAE App Stores [censorship]

I noticed recently that updates for some useful apps such as Atomic, iCab Mobile and Skyfire web browsers were not available for download. They only appear if I logged to the US iTunes App Store but when I switch to the Saudi store the apps disappear. Looking closer I noticed that these apps had the following rating: You must be ...

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WWDC 2011: Apple Design Awards are App Store Only

Last year’s WWDC there were no Apple Design Awards for Mac apps but this year Apple announced that the awards will be available for 3 devices: iPad, iPhone and Mac. The awards are also exclusive to App Store apps only, so Mac applications not available in the App Store are excluded. Here is a list of last year’s Apple Design ...

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Apple Releases 3 New “If You Don’t Have an iPhone” Ads

Apple has released 3 new advertisements for the iPhone 4 titled “If you don’t have an iPhone” and each one demonstrate an advantage for the iPhone. These advantages are: The App Store, iBooks (and iBookstore) and iPod+iTunes. Here are the advertisements: App Store If you don’t have an iPhone, you don’t have the App Store, with the world’s largest selection ...

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Apple Launches Subscription Service on the App Store

Apple has launched a digital subscription service for publishers to collect recurring payments on magazines, newspapers, music and video services. Subscriptions was first introduced with The Daily newspaper app. “All we require is that, if a publisher is making a subscription offer outside of the app, the same (or better) offer be made inside the app, so that customers can ...

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iPad App Store Adds Search Filters and Other Improvements

Apple has improved how you search for apps in the iPad App Store. When you search you will notice a filter section. Now you can filter by category, release date, customer rating, price and device type. You can also reset the filter to the default settings. MacStories have also noticed that apps that you already purchased and didn’t install on ...

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Discounts on 50 popular iPhone and iPad games

Apple added a new section to the App Store titled “Big Games, Great Prices” which features 50 popular iPhone, iPad and iPod touch games. These games are priced at $2.99 or less for a limited time. Unfortunately some of these games are not available in the Saudi Arabia App Store, only 26 games of the 50 are available. But you ...

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Instant Search for the App Store

Instant search instantly (pun intended) became popular after Google introduced their Google Instant service and many has showed up such as YouTube Instant and one to instantly search for apps in the iTunes App Store. The service is called App Store Instant which is part of App of the Day, a website dedicated to provide a daily selection of iPhone ...

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