Apple's App Store apparently suffered a hiccup last week when millions of user ratings were accidentally deleted from apps belonging to the likes of Google, Microsoft, Nike, and Disney, with smaller developers also hit.
Parental control app OurPact has returned to the iOS App Store, several months after it was removed due to privacy concerns. In April Apple removed parental control apps which used a technology called Mobile Device Management (MDM).
Google is making it easier to keep tabs on promotions for apps on the Play Store. A new feature in the latest release notifies users when offers go live, and when new games are made available for pre-registration.