App Store stories
SafeWatch App bridges gap in Australia's escalating mental health crisis
With suicide rates surpassing road deaths in Australia, the SafeWatch Companion App provides accessible mental health support for Australians facing long wait times and rising therapy costs.
Keeper Security announces compatibility with Apple Vision Pro
Keeper Security has declared its software compatibility with Apple Vision Pro, facilitating secure login to applications and boosting the user experience with autofill functionalities.
Zoom unveils new interactive app for Apple Vision Pro
Zoom's new app for Apple Vision Pro, launching on 2 February, offers a more tangible and realistic meeting experience on remote platforms.
Australian firms can now register for RatifyID, a trusted digital identity app
Australian companies can now register for RatifyID, a TDIF-certified digital identity verification app.
Software firm xtype secures $10.8m funding amidst rising ServiceNow demand
xtype secures $10.8m in funding as demand for its agile software solutions in the ServiceNow market continues to surge.
Apple introduces its first spatial computer Vision Pro
The design of Vision Pro features an ultra-high-resolution display system that packs 23 million pixels across two displays.
Developers generated US$1.1 trillion in sales in App Store in 2022
App Store developers generated US$1.1 trillion in total billings and sales in the App Store ecosystem in 2022, 90% of which accrued solely to developers.
Apple previews watchOS 10 featuring a new smart stack
According to the company, the new OS features a new design, new watch faces, new features for cyclists and hikers, and important tools for health.
Apple updates App Store with range of new pricing capabilities
Apple upgraded pricing capabilities for the App Store, providing developers with 700 additional price points and new pricing tools.
MODIFI appoints Matthias Hendrichs as chief commercial officer
Apple's former head of Asia Pacific for App Store, Matthias Hendrichs, joins Modifi as Chief Commercial Officer to lead global sales and marketing.
MODIFI appoints Matthias Hendrichs as Executive team as chief commercial officer
Matthias Hendrichs, former head of Asia Pacific for Apple's App Store, joins MODIFI as Chief Commercial Officer to lead global sales and marketing.
New Xero App Launcher helps get more apps to small businesses
Xero has announced App Launcher, a new way for customers to launch and sign in to their favourite Xero App Store apps.
Microsoft gains new data management partner Experian
Experian partners with Microsoft to help businesses manage data and make more informed decisions, delivering better outcomes for customers.
Apple launches App Store Small Business Programme
Developers can qualify for the programme and a reduced 15% commission if they earned up to US$1 million in proceeds during the previous calendar year.
Apple rolls out new App Store restrictions in response to COVID-19
The tech giant has also banned outright entertainment or game apps which use the coronavirus as a theme or central idea.
Addams Family Mystery Mansion now available on Android and iOS
It's a ‘darkly humorous’ mobile game, in which players must help Morticia and Gomez to reunite their family and refurnish their home.
The dark side of apps: Security threats on the rise
Security threats targeting mobile devices are increasing, with one security firm citing the large number of users as a key reason.
So you want to build a viral app: Tips from an industry guru
Want your app to go viral? Elegant Media's CEO Anushka Bandara shares vital traits for success.
Apple mania! A brief look at Apple TV+, Apple Arcade, and Apple News+
Whether you’re after news, TV, or gaming, it seems like Apple is pulling out all the stops to get your attention.
Spotify calls out Apple's anti-competitive behaviour
Spotify has filed a complaint to the European Commission, alleging that Apple's App Store rules limit choice and disadvantage other app developers.
Apple to acquire digital magazine service
Apple announced that it has signed an agreement to acquire Texture, the digital magazine subscription service by Next Issue Media.
Apple's App Store earnings top $70 billion since its launch in 2008
Apple's global developer community has collectively earned more than $70 billion since the App Store first launched in 2008.
KPMG Australia ups ante, officially enters software market
KPMG Australia enters the software market with new digital services platform, launching R-D Edge and ESS Reporter tools.
Gordon Ramsay will grill your skills in his newest mobile game
Heard of that loud, gregarious and fiery British chef/TV star Gordon Ramsay? He now comes in app form, through a new game called Gordon Ramsay DASH.