To date, the biggest wireless carrier in all of America does not support Apple’s Wi-Fi calling technology, which lets mobile users make and take phone calls via Wi-Fi connections on other iCloud connected handsets such as iPad tablets and Apple Watch devices. So, too, are a couple of prepaid brands of another major US wireless carrier, Sprint -- namely Boost Mobile and Virgin Mobile -- which currently still do not have support for any of the Wi-Fi tech that the iPhone maker has begun using since it launches its iOS 8 mobile operating system back in 2014.
Many had predicted that Apple would register record numbers in terms of sales during the recently concluded holiday quarter. Well, it has now been confirmed that the tech giant has indeed generated very, very impressive revenue figures during that span of time. It also helped that the most recent holiday quarter was the first full quarter in which the new iPhones (the iPhone 6 and the iPhone 6 Plus) were available in the market. And historically speaking, the holiday season has always been the best time for Apple in terms of sales.
Apple is making changes in the way it is promoting its apps for iOS and Mac. As seen on iTunes and on Mac App Stores, the apps that were previously labeled as "FREE" now feature a download button that reads "GET."
It is possible that the change is brought on because of persistent pressure from the European Commission, which earlier this year compelled Google to relabel its apps that offer in-app purchases.
For EU regions, Google relabeled the Top Free Apps into "Top Apps" and even altered its Top Free Games to "Top Games" in order to comply with the European Commission's guidelines.
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