Apple leans on apps as iPhone sales stall in China

Apple sees stronger growth in its services business as sales of iPhones slip in China's fiercely competitive smartphone market. But that approach could come with its own risks. Ryan Brooks reports. In China's cutthroat smartphone market- -Apple's making a ... ( read original story ...)

Next iPhone is key to Apple's future in China

Apple remains optimistic. It points to double-digit percentage growth in sales of services, such as app store purchases. Apple gave no further detail, but analysts at App Annie reckon Chinese iPhone users in total now spend more on games, programs and ... ( read original story ...)

Kings, dragons drive Apple in China, even as iPhone sales stall

Driving this growth are online games available through its China App Store, such as current hits “King of Glory”, “Fantasy Westward Journey” and “Nest of Dragons”. These apps are taking on increasing significance as Apple looks to revive growth ... ( read original story ...)

Apple Opens up App Store Referral Data to Developers

Apple announced Wednesday that developers would have access to App Store Sources and Referral Data. In more direct terms, Apple is making it easier to find out where their customers are coming from. This will help them market their apps and acquire new users. ( read original story ...)

Apple increases App Store prices

The number of worldwide iPhone sales stagnates. But the services and apps of the company show a clear growth in revenue. From that point of view, it is understandable that Apple increases its App Store prices. However, Apple has another explanation for its ... ( read original story ...)

7 paid iPhone apps on sale for free right now

What, yesterday’s batch of all the best paid iPhone and iPad apps on sale for free wasn’t enough for you? Well, there are still a few freebies in there, but we’ve got a fresh new batch today. Below, you’ll find the seven best paid iOS apps on sale ... ( read original story ...)

The 27 best Apple Watch apps

Which are the best apps for Apple Watch? When the Apple Watch first launched we were excited about the possibilities Apple's wearable had to offer, and after the release of the Apple Watch Series 2 the platform seems to have more potential than ever. ( read original story ...)