Apple’s App Store Concessions Do Not Address Top Concerns for Regulators and Lawmakers: A Review

In the space of a week, Apple has made two sets of changes to the App Store rules, which are the subject of lawsuits, regulatory investigations and legislation around the world, but the adjustments don’t address the biggest concerns raised. Lawmakers and regulators are considering dismantling the App Store business model, a result that could … Read more

OnePlus Watch update brings Spotify music mode, navigation screen and more

OnePlus Watch is getting an update that brings a Spotify music mode along with new watch faces. At the same time, the update brings a series of bug fixes, improvements and new features to the smartwatch of the Chinese technology giant. The update also brings optimization to the wearable sleep algorithm and vibration intensity. OnePlus … Read more

Apple Relaxes App Store Payment Rules for Netflix and Others Doing Japan

Apple said on Wednesday it would relax its App Store rules that have banned companies like Netflix from providing customers with a link to create a paid account to bypass Apple’s in-app purchase commissions. It is the second award to regulators and businesses in less than a week as the iPhone maker faces legal, regulatory … Read more

Spotify Blend allows you to create a selected playlist with a friend

Spotify has released Blend, a shared playlist curated by a friend. Blend playlists will have a new cover, tasting scores, and shareable data stories that are considered unique to each playlist. Blend’s new playlists let users know how their music preferences compare to those of their friends. The new feature will also show data stories … Read more