Tag Archive: Store


ifo Apple Store, the best Apple retail blog, is ending

Well, this is a bummer. Gary Allen, perhaps the most respected voice and enterprising reporter in the Apple Community when it comes to Apple’s retail presence worldwide, is retiring from the blog he founded, ifo Apple Store. Founded in 2001,… Read more ›

How App Store optimization can harm indie developers

I followed the advice of an App Store optimization expert last year in an attempt to promote my iPhone app. Big mistake. It felt wrong at the time, and it did more harm than good. Now I’ve learned to trust… Read more ›

I’ve always found the people who work in Apple Stores to be incredibly helpful and, considering that their job is to sell you on expensive products, honest. One thing that’s never happened to me, however, is having an Apple Store employee… Read more ›

Apple redesigned the LED backlights for the new MacBook keyboard, and it appears a similar update could be coming soon to the Apple Wireless Keyboard. Several images of an updated keyboard appeared on the online Apple Store for the Czech… Read more ›

Siri and App Store will make Apple TV a game-changer

A new Apple TV set-top box is set to arrive this summer at Apple’s World Wide Developers Conference (WWDC), according to a report, citing sources familiar with the situation. Sources claim the upgrade will represent a much-needed “significant overhaul” of… Read more ›

Considering that the Apple Watch goes on sale in a little over one month, Apple has still provided relatively few details about how exactly it’s going to be selling its upscale wearable devices. Some images posted by Japanese Apple blog… Read more ›

Want to quickly make an iTunes Gift Card purchase? Just ask Siri. Yes, really. Siri, our very own personal assistant that lives on modern iPhones and iPads, can assist in the purchase of gift cards from the iTunes Store and App Stores, and even the Apple Store itself, at least kind of (more on that … Read More [Read More…]

Want to live above an Apple Store? Now you can.

How much do you love the Apple Store? Enough to drop $ 495,000 to buy an apartment right above one? Then boy, do we have the right real estate deal for you. Gary Allen over at the excellent ifo Apple Store… Read more ›

Want to quickly make an iTunes Gift Card purchase? Just ask Siri. Yes, really. Siri, our very own personal assistant that lives on modern iPhones and iPads, can assist in the purchase of gift cards from the iTunes Store and App Stores, and even the Apple Store itself, at least kind of (more on that … Read More

App Store, iTunes, and other Apple services are down

Update: Apple has now updated its service status page to reflect the problem, although there’s still no word on when it will be fixed. Apple is having problems with a number of its services, with the iTunes Store, App Store… Read more ›