Posts Tagged: iTunes

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Why is Uber sweating in India? The low-down on tricky payment rules

The RBI issued a circular cracking down on card-less payments, rumours are flying about Uber shutting in India. Here's what you need to know...

  • August 26, 2014
  • at 7:35 pm
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Australia gets to dive into streaming music on Apple’s iTunes Radio

Australia gets to dive into streaming music on Apple’s iTunes Radio

Nearly five months after Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) launched iTunes Radio in the US, the music streaming service has finally rolled out to a second...

  • February 11, 2014
  • at 6:50 pm
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Korea’s iTunes App Store gets personal, wants developers to show contact details

Apple’s iTunes App Store is now asking that app and game developers provide full contact details that are viewable by users of the Sou...

  • October 21, 2013
  • at 12:20 pm
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In the Philippines, iOS users can now purchase iTunes movies with mobile credit

We previously spotted how Philippine startup Apptivate has given iOS users a new way to buy apps– by ditching the need for credit ...

  • September 16, 2013
  • at 3:15 pm
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Report: Chinese iTunes Accounts Apparently Compromised to Artificially Boost Domestic App Rankings

If you’ve got an iTunes account in China, you might want to log in and check out your downloaded apps section. According to this Sina ...

  • July 22, 2013
  • at 11:51 pm
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Pops Worldwide Licenses Up to 90% of the Vietnamese Music on Youtube

Pops Worldwide Licenses Up to 90% of the Vietnamese Music on Youtube

Since September 2008, Pops Worldwide has been slowly accumulating the licenses and distribution rights for much of Vietnam’s music. Th...

  • May 31, 2013
  • at 10:00 pm
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KuaiYong Jailbreak-free piracy app going global

Still Not Killed Off by Apple, China’s Jailbreak-Free App Piracy Service is Going Global

Earlier this month we looked at KuaiYong, a rogue app store that allows iPhone and iPad users to install pirated apps without needing a jail...

  • January 28, 2013
  • at 1:01 pm
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Apple’s App Store Forgets How to Speak Chinese, Shows You Weird Search Results

Apple’s (NASDAQ:AAPL) iTunes App Store seems to have forgotten how to speak Chinese. Well, it is a tough language to crack. If you sea...

  • August 17, 2012
  • at 7:16 pm
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Apple Seems to Have Tweaked App Store Ranking Algorithm, Many Chinese Apps Plunge

A report from a Chinese news site suggests that Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) has adjusted its ranking rules and algorithm for the iTunes App Store in...

  • March 28, 2012
  • at 2:30 pm
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iTunes Gift Cards now available in Singapore

Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL) has made iTunes Gift Cards available in Singapore. According to reliable sources, the cards can be bought from today w...

  • February 24, 2014
  • at 7:31 pm
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The lowdown on Lang Van’s massive $400 million lawsuit to obliterate Vietnam’s VNG

The biggest lawsuit against a Vietnamese tech company ever is now going down in Boston, Massachusetts. The American record company Lang Van ...

  • February 6, 2014
  • at 6:15 pm
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Kakao launches Spotify-esque KakaoMusic

Kakao is now entering the music business with KakaoMusic. It's just being rolled out in South Korea now, but more countries coming soon?

  • September 28, 2013
  • at 11:44 am
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Music is an inaccessible industry for tech startups

Here's why I think these startups won't succeed, and why I would advise any tech entrepreneur against the music industry.

  • September 12, 2013
  • at 11:13 am
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Apple’s App Store to Raise Prices in China

Apple’s App Store to Raise Prices in China Due to Strengthening Local Currency

Apps – just like pork, rice, and everything else – are getting pricier in China. For the first time since Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) la...

  • July 2, 2013
  • at 10:06 am
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China’s Top Apple Hackers Launch a Pirate iOS App Store

Far from being shut down by Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL), the Chinese team behind KuaiYong seems to be thriving. Last year it made a no-jailbreak-nee...

  • April 16, 2013
  • at 2:30 pm
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iTunes Music Store Expands to India and Indonesia, Brings Movies Too

Apple’s iTunes began to accept payments for apps in the currencies of India and Indonesia in October of this year – and thatR...

  • December 4, 2012
  • at 4:42 pm
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iTunes store arrives at 12 Asian countries, lets users buy music and movies

Starting from today, consumers in 12 Asian countries can finally purchase local and international music, as well as rent or purchase movie f...

  • June 27, 2012
  • at 7:27 am
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China Unicom: Downloading iPhone or iPad Apps Exceeding 50MB on 3G is Fine With Us

China Unicom (NYSE:CHU; HKG:0762), the country’s first partner with Apple for the iPhone, has said that it has negotiated with the Cup...

  • March 15, 2012
  • at 7:30 pm
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