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Big tech's narrowing focus

Big tech's narrowing focus

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When Steve Jobs took to the stage in 2008 to announce the second iPhone and, just as importantly, the then-brand new App Store, he was selling consumers one simple thing: choice. Whether you wanted to play games, read the news, watch videos, or do a thousand other things, there was something for whatever your heart desired.

EA launches new Madden NFL Overdrive Football mobile game

EA launches new Madden NFL Overdrive Football mobile game

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Electronic Arts announced last month plans to launch another Madden NFL Mobile game in August. In fact, Madden NFL Overdrive Football will replace the previous Madden NFL Mobile game listed in the App Store and Google Play Store, so if you already have it installed, you should find a major update is now available for download. Installing the latest update will replace the name of the game and will bring a host of brand new gameplay features that basically changes how Madden NFL Overdrive Football plays. You can find all the improvements introduced by EA in the latest update: A fresh ...

Check out Palette Republic and more this week on the App Store

Check out Palette Republic and more this week on the App Store

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What are the hottest new apps on the App Store right now? These!

Twitter On Why It's Breaking Third Party Clients

Twitter On Why It's Breaking Third Party Clients

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Twitter made changes to its API today that break many features used by third party apps. In an email to employees today, Rob Johnson, senior director of product management, attempted to explain the move. ----- Hi team, Share Article: Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Google Plus, Email, Reddit, Digg, Delicious, StumbleUpon Follow iClarified: Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Google Plus, Newsletter, App Store, YouTube

Philips Hue White and Color Ambiance Starter Kit On Sale for $50 Off [Deal]

Philips Hue White and Color Ambiance Starter Kit On Sale for $50 Off [Deal]

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The Philips Hue White and Color Ambiance Starter Kit is on sale for $50 off today. That brings its price down from $149.99 to $99.99. With Philips Hue white and color ambiance you can transform your lighting into an extraordinary experience. Connected home lighting offers colored lighting that can be synced to your music, TV and games for immersive effects. Share Article: Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Google Plus, Email, Reddit, Digg, Delicious, StumbleUpon Follow iClarified: Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Google Plus, Newsletter, App Store, YouTube

Apple probed in Japan over claims it stifles App Store competition

Apple probed in Japan over claims it stifles App Store competition

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Apple is under investigation in Japan for alleged anti-competitive behavior related to the App Store, which is the default and only source of applications on iOS devices, including iPhone, iPod and iPod touch. Unlike Android, where alternatives can co-exist alongside Google’s Play Store, Apple doesn’t allow any third-party to create App Store rivals of their...

HTC's Viveport app store is adding support for Oculus Rift

HTC's Viveport app store is adding support for Oculus Rift

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Oculus owners will soon be able to subscribe and play five games per month for a flat fee.

Apple allegedly pressured Yahoo to go slow on App Store rival in Japan - CNET

Apple allegedly pressured Yahoo to go slow on App Store rival in Japan - CNET

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Japan's Fair Trade Commission is looking into the matter, tied to Yahoo's game streaming platform.

Australian teenager hacked Apple's corporate network, accessed data and user accounts

Australian teenager hacked Apple's corporate network, accessed data and user accounts

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Teen pleads guilty to downloading 90GB of secure files from Apple's internal systems and accessing customer accounts in repeated hacks from his suburban home. Australian app store. A teenaged hacker in Melbourne, Australia, repeatedly broke into ...

Apple is under investigation in Japan over allegations that it stifles competition

Apple is under investigation in Japan over allegations that it stifles competition

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Apple is under investigation in Japan for alleged anti-competitive behavior related to the App Store, which is the default, and only source of applications on iOS devices, including iPhone, iPod, and iPod touch.

Did Apple Secretly Crush An App Store Competitor In Japan?

Did Apple Secretly Crush An App Store Competitor In Japan?

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According to Nikkei, Japan's Fair Trade Commission is looking into whether Apple improperly pressured Yahoo Japan to shut down a game streaming platform that competed with the iOS App Store. "Yahoo Japan's Game Plus service allowed people to stream full games made for other platforms and to play HTML5 games on mobile phones, which would have allowed iPhone owners to get games without going through the App Store," reports The Verge

Apple probed in Japan for pressuring Yahoo to quash its gaming platform

Apple probed in Japan for pressuring Yahoo to quash its gaming platform

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Yahoo Japan's Game Plus gives developers lesser restrictions than Apple's App Store.

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