02/20/2015, 05:02 pm
In an announcement posted to Apple's developer portal on Friday, the notified app makers that all Mac App Store submissions will soon be restricted from using garbage collection in favor of the Automatic Reference Counting (ARC) compiler feature.
02/12/2015, 02:02 pm
Apple on Thursday announced that the size limit of application packages submitted through iTunes Connect can now be as large as 4 gigabytes, doubling the previous 2-gigabyte restriction.
01/29/2015, 12:01 pm
Many developers logging into Apple's iTunes Connect portal on Thursday found themselves presented with a a peculiar and potentially crucial error: The site is displaying the username, company, and apps of someone who is not them.
12/17/2014, 03:12 pm
Apple on Wednesday alerted members of its development community that existing applications on the App Store will need to include 64-bit support for any updates submitted after June 1 of next year.
11/18/2014, 01:11 pm
Apple on Tuesday announced the availability of WatchKit, allowing developers to begin creating custom third-party applications, Glances and actionable notifications for the upcoming Apple Watch, before the wrist-worn accessory hits the market in early 2015.
10/23/2014, 03:10 pm
Developers can now invite up to a thousand people to test their beta applications for iOS via its TestFlight tool with just an email address, Apple announced on Thursday.
09/09/2014, 03:09 pm
iOS 8 will become available to the public on Sept. 17, and developers will have one last chance to test out their apps before its launch with the golden master supplied on Tuesday.
06/02/2014, 02:06 pm
Calling it "fast, modern, safe and interactive," Apple on Monday unveiled Swift, a brand new Xcode programming language that it says is superior to Objective-C.
04/22/2014, 10:04 pm
Apple on Tuesday sent out emails to developers notifying them of changes to iTunes Connect that may impact how the company rates their apps, including a new rating system for the Brazilian App Store and territory-specific restrictions.
12/28/2013, 12:12 am
Apple on Friday reactivated iTunes Connect after a scheduled holiday downtime, with the developer portal now open for app pricing, distribution and update management.
12/23/2013, 08:12 pm
Apple on Monday posted videos and slides that were used during its iOS 7 Tech Talks conferences, which recently wrapped up in London after a two-month, six-city globe-spanning tour.
11/27/2013, 10:11 am
Despite Android's significantly larger installed base, iOS continues to dominate in monetization with a five-times-greater return rate for developers -- a sign that Cupertino's market segmentation strategy is paying dividends for application creators.
11/15/2013, 06:11 pm
Apple on Friday sent out emails to developers, reminding them that the iTunes Connect developer portal will be shutdown for the holidays from Dec. 21 through Dec. 27.
09/02/2013, 02:09 pm
Apple's online "Bug Reporter" tool, also known as "Radar," has been given a facelift with new features, such as improved searching and auto-saving.
08/20/2013, 06:08 pm
A post to Apple's Web Server Notifications webpage shows a research team reported a security threat that coincides with the Developer Center's takedown, suggesting the vulnerability is to blame for the portal's weeks-long outage.
08/17/2013, 03:08 am
Exactly one week after Apple restored Developer Center services from an extended self-imposed downtime, the portal will be again be taken offline for what the company is calling a "brief scheduled maintenance."
08/16/2013, 08:08 pm
A change to Apple's iOS developer policies started rolling out on Friday, with the company now allowing up to 200 test devices per user account.
08/10/2013, 03:08 am
Apple sent out emails to developers early Saturday saying all Developer Center services are back online, and that the company is extending a month membership to all teams to make up for the prolonged downtime.
08/07/2013, 04:08 am
Apple on Tuesday sent out a notice to developers on reminding them of a scheduled maintenance period for the Contracts, Tax, and Banking module, which will be unavailable during that time period.
08/05/2013, 12:08 pm
Apple on Monday provided an update to its developer community, revealing that it plans to reinstate most remaining services to its online portal this week, including Xcode automatic configuration, program enrollments, and access to license agreements.