Presidential campaign apps serve as data collection tools
Campaign apps give access to users’ contacts, approximate location, Bluetooth and more
Best iPhone apps for 2019
Get the most out of the new range of iPhones with the top business, productivity and collaboration apps
BlackBerry to axe BBOS app store
The company is shutting down its ancillary services, starting with BlackBerry Travel and Playbook
Apple to take smaller revenue cut from ‘reliable’ apps
Apps of any kind will also be eligible to offer subscriptions soon
Apple appoints Jeff Williams as COO
Phil Schiller’s responsibilities expand to include management of App Store across platforms
Top 10 reasons Apple rejects apps
Developers get guidance on how the approval process works
Apple will refund $32.5m to customers
Customers whose children inadvertently ran up huge bills with in-app purchases to get money back.
Five years of app stores, and software has changed forever
Apple's pioneering App Store has changed the way consumers buy software. And businesses are following.
Apple beefs up iCloud security
Two-step verification for Apple ID users on iCloud, App Store and iTunes.
Gartner: 25% of enterprises will use corporate app stores
Market watcher claims enterprise app stores will save companies money, as responsibility for procurement falls on users.
Apple loses out to Amazon during first round of App Store
Judge rules online retailer's use of "App Store" term does not constitute false advertising.
Google Maps app set to return to Apple iOS devices?
Report in the Wall Street Journal suggests search giant's navigation app could soon be made available again to iOS users.
Amazon hits out at Apple "app store" false advertising suit
Internet retailer claims "app store" term is widely used within the industry and cannot be copyrighted.
Government reveals Cloudstore 2.0 facelift
Government launches new version of its Cloudstore, allows public organisations to make direct purchases.
Apple App Store surpasses 25bn download milestone
As Apple prepares to introduce the iPad 3, the 25 billionth App Store application is downloaded.
Researcher sends malicious app into Apple App Store
Sneaking past Apple's App Store proves successful, but the researcher who discovers the flaw is thrown off the iOS developer programme.
Apple loses App Store argument against Amazon
Apple may face an uphill struggle in maintaining its hold over the App Store trademark after losing a court battle with Amazon.
Mobile app store revenues to near $37bn by 2015
Direct revenue from mobile app stores won't be far off $40 billion in a matter of years.
Malicious Android app taps user contacts
Another malicious Android app is spotted - this time texting all user contacts and taking phone data.
Microsoft and Telefonica form app developer partnership
Developers will be able to take advantage of the combined services of Microsoft and Telefonica after the tech giants formed a new partnership.
US regulators probe Apple's subscription service
Apple's new subscription system is proving to be fairly controversial.
Apple under fire for subscription share
Apple is criticised for the amount it takes from subscriptions sold within apps.
MWC 2011: IBM aims to ease app store creation
IBM's partnership with the WAC produces a "white label" mobile app store.