Facebook's app store isn't really about selling apps. It's about promoting social apps that use a Facebook login, and promoting Facebook as a platform in general.
Apple's satisfaction score was 85, up five points from the year before. Only one e-store -- Amazon's, with a record score of 89 -- beat Apple's.
Microsoft will contact developers whose apps icons and tiles contain racy imagery. The company says it will enforce sexual content guidelines more stringently.
Microsoft will from now on be paying more attention to the icons, titles, and content of apps on Marketplace, and expects them to get more subtle and modest in the imagery used.
All the offerings in the store are free programs that can be downloaded on the Internet. But the company behind the store says its installation process is faster.
The third-generation iPad sports an eye-catching display. These App Store downloads use that improved screen to full effect.
As smartphone and tablet usage skyrockets, IT seeks a way to distribute its own apps.
The design app available from Apple's App Store makes it easy to create beautiful things and share them on social networks.
Amazon trounces Google when it comes to app revenue because it makes buying apps a breeze--something it learned from Apple.
Lenovo announced an enterprise-focused app storefront for tablets running Android 3.1 or higher.