Tag: subscription

17 maja, 2022 Wyłączone

Apple’s new rules let iOS apps automatically raise subscription costs

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Alongside iOS 15.5‘s release, Apple launched a set of rules that change how auto-renewing subscriptions work in the App Store. According to the new rules, instead of asking users to agree to a price increase, developers can now hike up the cost of an app without the subscriber’s consent. However, this shift is helpful for […]
11 maja, 2022 Wyłączone

Enhanced Aura Strap 2 for Apple Watch and Aura Plus subscription service available now

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The Aura Strap 2 is a smart Apple Watch band capable of recording metrics like body fat and water levels, now with a fitness subscription service.

The Aura Strap 2 collects BIA data using electrodesThe Aura Strap 2 collects BIA data using electrodes

Aura is a health and fitness company that makes an Apple Watch accessory called the Aura Strap, which is now in its second iteration. The new band collects more data in a smaller package that uses the better Bluetooth BLE 4.2+ standard.

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10 maja, 2022 Wyłączone

Court dismisses iCloud subscription deception suit

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A potential class action suit regarding iCloud fees has been denied after plaintiffs failed to provide plausible proof that Apple had misled them.

According to Bloomberg, the case of Rutter v Apple, Inc, concerned William Rutter and others claiming that Apple deceived users over iCloud costs. They maintained that Apple misled consumers into believing they had free and seemingly unlimited iCloud space, rather than the 5GB limit they actually sell.The plaintiffs made their claim under California’s auto-renewal law, which requires specific consumer consent before a subscription is renewed. Judge Haywood S. Gilliam Jr, of the US District Court for the Northern District of California, said that Apple did not contravene this law.

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