Tag Archives | Apple

Apple blocks App Store in Iran

By John Lee. Apple iPhone users in Iran are no longer able to access the App Store, according to media reports. The Verge reports that while the company doesn’t sell devices or operate the App Store in Iran, Iranians were able to import Apple products from other counties and set them up to access portions […]

Iranians rail against Apple, Google over pulling of Apps

By Holly Dagres, for Al-Monitor. Any opinions expressed are those of the author, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Iran Business News. Imagine trying to hail an Uber on a street corner only for the Uber app on your iPhone to suddenly stop working. That’s what happened to some Iranians when Apple pulled Snapp, a popular […]

Apple Removes all Iranian Apps from App Store

Apple Inc. has removed all Iranian apps from its App Store, a move the technology giant attributed to US economic sanctions, reports said. Popular apps for food delivery, ride-hailing and other services in Iran have been removed in recent weeks. Citing Iranian media, the Associated Press said the Cupertino, Calif., tech giant had removed all […]