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Apple: Proof of vaccination in Covid-19 apps must be from health authorities

Apple: Proof of vaccination in Covid-19 apps must be from health authorities

If you're working on an iOS app that show vaccinated users, know that Apple's only accepting data sources from credible organisations.
Biometric authentication is coming to WhatsApp Web and the desktop app

Biometric authentication is coming to WhatsApp Web and the desktop app

The biometric authentication feature will be enabled by default on any iPhone with Touch ID/Face ID running iOS 14, and any Android devices with biometric authentication enabled.
Global app spending crossed $100 billion in a single year for the first time

Global app spending crossed $100 billion in a single year for the first time

Preliminary Sensor Tower Store Intelligence estimates indicate that global app spending crossed $100 billion in a single year for the first time. In addition, global app spending grew 35% over 2019.
Here are the winners of the Apple's App Store Best of 2020
ScamShield app helps to block scam calls and SMSes on your phone

ScamShield app helps to block scam calls and SMSes on your phone

ScamShield app is a collaboration between the National Crime Prevention Council, Open Government Products Team at the Government Technology Agency of Singapore and Singapore Police Force.
Native Android app support could be coming to Windows 10 in 2021

Native Android app support could be coming to Windows 10 in 2021

Microsoft is said to be bringing Android app support directly to Windows 10 next year.
Apple will halve App Store fees for developers earning less than US$1 million

Apple will halve App Store fees for developers earning less than US$1 million

Apple is halfing its fees as part of its new App Store Small Business Program.
Endomondo will be shut down at the end of the year

Endomondo will be shut down at the end of the year

Fitness app Endomondo will be retired and rendered inoperative on 31st December 2020.
A new storage management tool is coming to WhatsApp

A new storage management tool is coming to WhatsApp

The new storage management tool on WhatsApp will help you identify, select and delete GIFs, photos and videos in bulk.
WhatsApp could launch Disappearing Messages feature soon

WhatsApp could launch Disappearing Messages feature soon

The Disappearing Messages feature is detailed in a FAQ document on WhatsApp's website.