Iranians up in arms as Apple removes top apps

Iranians were joined by two ministers Saturday in protesting after Apple removed popular apps from its store, a move the American company says was made to comply with US sanctions. "Today, respecting consumers' rights is a basic principle which Apple has ... ( read original story ...)

Apple Cuts Iran-Made Apps From Store Over Sanctions

On a Saturday in mid-August, Iranian entrepreneur Mehdi Nayebi received an email from Apple Inc.’s App Store Review stating that his application, AloPeyk, a delivery service in Tehran, had been removed due to sanctions put in place by the U.S. government. ( read original story ...)

Authorities say Apple shuts down Iranian apps

Apple Inc. has removed all Iranian mobile apps from its App Store, authorities said Friday. Ali Maleki, who works for Iran's biggest e-commerce site Digikala, said the apps were shut down around 10 days ago. He said Digikala's app was removed "based on the ... ( read original story ...)

Apple removes Iranian apps from App Store

TEHRAN, Iran — Apple Inc. has removed all Iranian mobile apps from its App Store, authorities said Friday. Ali Maleki, who works for Iran’s biggest e-commerce site Digikala, told The Associated Press that the app was shut down around 10 days ago. ( read original story ...)

Apple Is Planning a 4K Upgrade for Its TV Box

that can aggregate programming from apps that already offer live streaming. Apple is seeking to revive its video ambitions with the new product. Apple TV trails devices from Roku Inc., Amazon.com Inc. and Alphabet Inc.’s Google in the U.S. set-top box ... ( read original story ...)