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Fox’s Movie of the Day app kicks off daily discounted film sales with X-Men: First Class

Twentieth Century Fox launched a new app called Movie of the Day, which offers up to 70 percent discounts off the price of new and classic films. The app will have a new discounted film each day.

MIxRadio is no longer a Windows Phone exclusive — It’s now on iOS and Android

MixRadio, the radio music service that Microsoft sold to messaging app Line, is now available for iOS and Android. The music streaming app is ad-supported and offers music from many well-known artists.

Top 5 best iPhone games you need to play this weekend

When it comes to the App Store, it can be challenging to find the best iPhone games, so to help you discover the best of what's available, here's our roundup of our favorite new games.

Forget Tinder, the Wiith app wants to help you meet new friends

If you've never heard of, there's now a new app designed to help you meet strangers, and not just for a date. Wiith wants to help you have fun with new people, not just get laid.

Sega plans to remove older mobile games from app stores, won’t say which ones

Sega will be removing a number of mobile games from various mobile app stores according to a post in its blog yesterday. What the company hasn't said is what games it plans to remove, or how many.

Apple reportedly acquired Ottocat to boost App Store search capabilities

Intent on improving search and discoverability in its App Store, Apple reportedly snapped up startup Ottocat a while back. Though never made public, the apparent acquisition was made to improve the App Store experience for not only users…

Amazon wants to use the Prime model on mobile apps

If a new batch of leaked documents are to be believed, Amazon is readying an Unlocked service that gives you unlimited access to a bunch of mobile apps and games for one monthly fee.

Huge outage hits Apple storefronts, including iTunes, iBooks, App Store

Apple's digital storefronts are experiencing unplanned downtime, according to a post on the company's website. The iTunes, App Store, Mac App Store, and other storefronts are not working. Apple is working on the issue.

Apple highlights freemium gaming alternatives with the App Store’s ‘Pay Once & Play’

Apple has added a new "Pay Once & Play" section to the iOS App Store, highlighting games like XCOM, Minecraft, and BioShock that do not include any in-app purchases.

iOS apps to get bigger – and hopefully better – after Apple doubles max size to 4GB

For the first time since the App Store's launch in 2008, Apple has raised the size limit for iOS apps from 2GB to 4GB, giving developers the opportunity to create even more complex software for the company's mobile platform.

Best iPhone fitness apps

Lose pounds or just get in shape with the best iPhone health and fitness apps. From tools for tracking calories to workout companions and even a sleep monitor app to make waking up easier.

Apple issues warning to abusers of its App Store refund policy in Europe

Apple recently made it possible for App Store users in Europe to get no-questions-asked refunds for purchases. That's led to some users abusing the system to boost their app libraries, though it appears Apple is now taking steps to curb…