The iOS App Store is a digital application distribution platform for iOS devices, developed and maintained by Apple.

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PVstar + alternative for iPhone?

PVstar+ was my favorite Android app. However I got an iphone and it's not even listed... Are there alternatives to this for iPhone?
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Free iOS app in Pending Contract

I recently renewed my iOS developer membership and noticed that my free app, which has been available in the store for a year, is now in Pending Contract status. There is no information whatsoever of ...
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Will App preview video for iPhone 5 be the first item on iPhone 6(+) app store

We have submitted an app preview video, recorded using an iPhone 5 along with our new binary. We have also gotten some screenshots for iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 plus using the simulator. My question is, ...
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How can I use Family Sharing for Store purchases if I use a different Apple ID for purchases?

A key feature of Apple's iCloud Family Sharing is the ability to share store purchases with invited family members. However, like many people, I use a different Apple ID for iCloud and Store purchases ...
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Host same application with different design

My question is similar to one posted in here but not exactly the same : Creating the same, double applications for iOS permitted? We are building iOS application for museums, the idea is to create ...
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Cannot reject a binary on the new iTunesConnect UI

We submitted our binary, but discovered that there was an error. I uploaded a new binary from XCode6 and it shows up in the Prerelease Tab of iTunesConnect. It has a higher build number (#706) as ...
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Apple AppStore policy change with respect to CoreLocation

Posting this question on apple.stackexchange, after 2 downvotes on SOF I just noticed a change in Apple policy, Apple Store review guideline too seems to be updated, with this context about Location:...
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Am I going to have a problem with a newsstand app which contains both free and paid subscription model?

We have a printed magazine and we're going to publish a newsstand app for it. And we have a case which I'm not sure Apple allow us to do. Here it is: User buys a printed issue with promocode in it ...
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How can I see all apps in 'Essentials' in Mac and iTunes app stores?

A quick question: While navigating the Mac and iOS appstores, I often see some apps marked with a grey rectangular box with rounded edges called 'Essentials', which appears just below the rating of ...
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Apple App Store submission review time vs update time

I've released an app to the App Store, it's been waiting for review for about 9 days. Upon running my own dev version I've realised I'd left a critical part out. Would it be worth waiting for release ...
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Can't get the app icons to stop displaying “waiting”

I tried to update multiple apps at once. On the available updates screen, I pressed all. Now the icons are black and if I press them nothing happens. They have been downloading for hours, so I tried ...
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Cannot install anything using iPad App Store

I currently have a problem with the App Store on my iPad. The problem is that whenever I click on "Free" and "Install", nor is the app installed, nor does the window appear which should ask for my ...
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Can I avoid iCloud Family sharing if I upgrade to iOS 8?

Right now, my family and I share an iCloud account for iTunes and App Store. It works well, but the new iCloud Family sharing would put a limit to six members. That would not work for us. I really ...
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How did I end up with two iPad apps called Apple Store?

Which is the real one? What is the other one? How did I get it?
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Create app for customer

Is it possible to create a app and sell it to multiple customer? My intention is to create a generel app and then customize that app and sell it. Then customer can buy that app. And if the company ...
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What to do if a distribution certificate is expiring for an app store app

I have an app in the app store and the distribution profile is about to run out in about a week, but my developer membership doesn't actually expire till next year. Do I need to rebuild and re-...
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Billing Information Required for App Updates

I'm trying to update 3 apps on my iPad and 3 things happen that never usually happen. It asks me to sign in. It asks for my billing information. My card gets denied. Now I know my card still works ...
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Is it a way to offer subscription as In-App purchase but for service and not for content?

I want to sell my app as a service where customers could pay for using it for a period of time. Is it possible? Where could I read more about it?
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Is it possible to increase price of an App?

Is there any way to increase the price of an app being sold on the App Store? (Where one could increase the price as necessary). Where I could read more about App selling strategies?
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What is the chance for Apple to terminate my developer account?

I've published a B2B iOS app in Appstore. When I submitted an updated version of the app, Apple rejected it as my app uses a background mode which is not actually required. But I justified the reason ...
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Tapping 'open' after downloading app doesn't work

I download apps from the App Store and when it says open I tap open and it won't open. What do I do? I already created a iCloud account and everything is still the same.
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iTunes link not working

So there's that app I found from my PC and should like to download: http://www.itunes.apple.com/jp/app/id666206963 When I click the link, my device asks me if I want to open it in the app store, ...
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History of my iPhone apps

Is there a way to know the last time I reinstalled a specific app? Also, how many times I have reinstalled it?
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iPhone 4s asking payment details [duplicate]

Hello I cannot select the option 'none' as that option is not available. I'm getting really frustrated as I'm trying to download free aps and it will not let me as keeps wanting payment details. I did ...
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How to get rid of all the apps downloaded to my iPhone from another appleid?

This is the most bizarre thing I have seen in Apple; here is what happened. In my country, the Apple reseller store for some reason registers all the people's AppleIDs with their own email addresses ...
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How do i cancel a pending purchase in the App Store?

I have a pending purchase and i just want to cancel it. Its seems that thou may not have an option for this issue.
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Backoffice iOS App without showing up in the App Store

I have an app on the App Store for people to download where they can use "vouchers" to get discounts in some shops (which are my partners). I would like to know if it's possible to create a "...
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'Could not validate or distribute application to App Store' in App Submission

We have developed an iOS universal application and are trying to upload it to the App Store. From the Organizer window, when we try to validate or distribute the application, it loads for a long time ...
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Enterprise Account and Developer Account app migration

I am developing an iOS application using the company's enterprise account. The app ID, certificates and profiles are stored in this account. We want to distribute the app through App Store as well, so ...
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Finding old versions of iOS apps (for 5.1.1 on a 1st Generation iPad)

I have a first generation iPad that was working perfectly well, and was loaded with apps which worked perfectly well. For various reasons I did a factory reset. Now I can't reinstall many of the old ...
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Being asked for credit card information for updates on apps already purchased [duplicate]

I have purchsed the apps & most I have are free but I'm being asked for credit card information for apps that are being updated. I'm not being charged for the updates, am I?
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Is there a way to avoid the Featured tab in IOS App Store?

When there is an update notification on AppStore and I click on it to install whatever is pending, I typically get taken to the Featured tab. That's offensive! Is there any way to avoid this ...
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Get notified on new App Reviews?

Does anyone know of a solution (app or site) that will automatically notify me anytime I get a review on one of my iOS apps?
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Review Won't Show Up [duplicate]

So, I wrote a review for an app. Both positive and negative thoughts in it, then I refreshed it and its not there. Help? Do I need a review account because all the people who review have some kind of ...
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How can I find out which iOS apps I've purchased were free?

I know that I can see all my purchased apps in the App Store on my iPad but it doesn't give any indication of whether these are free apps or whether I paid for them. I am in South Africa and have ...
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App Store constantly tries to charge me for nothing

I have a virtual-credit card provided by my Bank, it is only chargable when i allow it (for a limited time.). Right now, i am not purchasing anything, and i don't have any subscriptions to any app. ...
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Activity indicator in status bar continues after app download is complete

Why does the activity indicator in the top left corner in the status bar continue to turn after the app download is complete? (iPad 2)
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How would my friend install my iOS application without App Store?

I am developing my first serious application for iOS and I am doing it for my friend (not for public use). So it will be a gift. Now question: How would my friend be able to instal this application? ...
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Is there any Itunes API?

What I am actually looking for is to get the app download statistics from itunesconnect. There was this idea where some coding could be done in the iphone app section so as to determine if the app is ...
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How long does it take for a review to appear in the App Store? [duplicate]

On Friday, I went into the App Store on my iPhone and submitted a review for a game. I just checked all the reviews for that game, and my review hasn't appeared yet. About how long does it take for ...
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Would an app, featuring only a Webview component, get approved for the AppStore?

I am not a mobile app developer, but we do feature responsive design in our website which works very well across all mobile browsers. So if I were to make an app that only contains a fullscreen ...
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Downloaded an app from App Store but it never appeared on my iPod touch

I was downloading Clash of Clans. I clicked the download button and it did everything normal. But when it finished, the app never showed up on my iPod touch. So then, I decided to delete it and try ...
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Can't download previously purchased app

I need to download an app from the iTunes store and have recently changed my Apple ID. I previously purchased this app with my old account and when I try to re-download it the iCloud symbol is the ...
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Distribution of the enterprise iOS application

We are going to develop iOS application for enterprise. As I see we need take a part in Enterprise Developers Program. But there is a some points I want to clarify: Is it right that Enterprise ...
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None Payment option not present [duplicate]

After creating an Apple ID in another location, I am forced to enter payment information in the iOS, Mac, and iTunes stores. Even when trying to purchase a Free app, I am forced to enter payment ...
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Missing App After Downloading

I've downloaded Tumblr on to my iPad 2 and the button in the App Store now shows OPEN. But when I tap the 'OPEN' button, nothing appears (it's just the same!) I checked it again after resetting ...
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Location not loading

When I try to change my location for the App Store, it wint load. i go to fetured, my apple id thing, put in my password and everything, but when i click on the country/region button to change it, the ...
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Deleting and Resubmitting an App

Since iTunesconnect won't let me delete leaderboards and achievements, I am considering deleting my entire app and resubmitting it. My app is free, without IAP, was just recently published, and has ...
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Is this app store banking application cheating Apple? [closed]

A bank uploads an free application ( link ) on App Store. Application basically displays bank account summary with transaction history. On launch, the application displays below notice to directly ...
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Sync applications between several countries' stores

I have a problem with managing purchases from different stores. As you know, Apple doesnt' provide the one global store for purchases made in different countries and some applications are published ...