June 14, 2019 CuttingEdgeTech

Links generated for apps on the App Store now begin with apps.apple.com. Existing links that begin with itunes.apple.com will continue to work in their current form and will automatically redirect to the apps.apple.com domain.Powered by WPeMatico

April 10, 2019 CuttingEdgeTech

We’re working with developers to create a safer Mac user experience through a process where all software, whether distributed on the App Store or outside of it, is signed or notarized by Apple. With the public release of macOS 10.14.5, we require that all developers creating a Developer ID certificate for the first time notarize their apps, and that all new and updated kernel extensions be notarized as well. This will help give users more confidence that the software they download and run, no matter where they get it from, is not malware by showing a more streamlined Gatekeeper interface.Learn…

March 27, 2019 CuttingEdgeTech

Now you can use Apple Search Ads to reach customers in 46 more countries and regions at the very moment they’re searching for apps like yours. Take advantage of this efficient and easy way to promote your app at the top of relevant App Store search results with a 100 USD credit toward your first app promotion.Learn more about Apple Search AdsPowered by WPeMatico

March 20, 2019 CuttingEdgeTech

iOS 12 is now running on more than 80% of devices worldwide. Make sure your app delivers a great user experience by seamlessly integrating with the latest advances in iOS. Starting March 27, 2019, all new apps and app updates for iPhone or iPad, including universal apps, must be built with the iOS 12.1 SDK or later and support iPhone XS Max or the 12.9-inch iPad Pro (3rd generation). Screenshots for these devices will also be required. All new apps and app updates for Apple Watch will need to be built with the watchOS 5.1 SDK or later and support…

March 20, 2019 CuttingEdgeTech

Registration closes on Wednesday, March 20 at 5:00 p.m. PDT. Don’t miss your chance to register for this year’s Apple Worldwide Developers Conference in San Jose, June 3-7.Learn more about WWDCPowered by WPeMatico

March 14, 2019 CuttingEdgeTech

WWDC Scholarships reward talented students and STEM organization members with the opportunity to attend this year’s conference. Apply by Sunday, March 24, 2019 at 5:00 p.m. PDT.Learn more about WWDC ScholarshipsPowered by WPeMatico

March 14, 2019 CuttingEdgeTech

Register by Wednesday, March 20, 2019 at 5:00 p.m. PDT for your chance to join us and thousands of coders, creators, and crazy ones at this year’s Apple Worldwide Developers Conference in San Jose, June 3-7.Learn more about WWDCPowered by WPeMatico

February 22, 2019 CuttingEdgeTech

Apps with auto-renewable subscriptions will soon be able to provide a discounted price for existing or previously subscribed customers. Subscription offers can help re-engage subscribers who have canceled their subscriptions or promote an upgrade to another subscription at a special price. Make sure your offers are ready once this feature is publicly available. Download the latest Xcode 10.2 beta, implement the new StoreKit APIs, and test on the latest beta version of iOS 12.2, macOS 10.14.4, and tvOS 12.2.Learn how to provide offers for subscriptionsPowered by WPeMatico

February 20, 2019 CuttingEdgeTech

In an effort to keep accounts more secure, developers with the Account Holder role in a developer program will need to enable two-factor authentication to sign in to their Apple Developer account and Certificates, Identifiers & Profiles starting February 27, 2019. This extra layer of security for your Apple ID helps ensure that you’re the only person who can access your account.Learn more about this requirementPowered by WPeMatico

January 18, 2019 CuttingEdgeTech

Starting February 12, 2019, managing your organization’s team in the Apple Developer Program will be simpler. Teams will be unified across the Apple Developer website and App Store Connect, with one team and one set of roles. Find out how roles on your team may change and make updates if needed.Learn more about these changesPowered by WPeMatico