Manzana announced that it would withdraw from its official store, the App Store, those Apps that don’t work as they should or that are outdated.
In this way, the technology manufacturer seeks to facilitate the search for updated applications in the store by the customers so that they can adequately meet their needs.
“We set up a process of continuous evaluation of applications, which allows us to remove apps that no longer work as intended, don’t meet current guidelines, or are outdated,” the company said in a statement.
As the IT giant explainsnow all categories of app store to make sure they work as expectedfollow the current exam guidelines and submit their latest version.
If you have any problem with these services, the company will contact the developers to make the necessary changes to remain in the software store.
They will have 30 days to send a new version of the platform, so if these changes have not been implemented within this period, it will be removed from the app store until a new update day is sent and approved by the App. Manzana store.
Apple will contact developers before removing their apps (REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration/File Photo)
On the contrary, applications that have problems at the beginning and to start using them, will be blocked and will be immediately removed from the brand’s app store.
The manufacturer clarified that the fact that the applications are deleted from the virtual store does not mean that they will disappear from developer accounts, since the name of these services will continue to be associated with them.
Besides, in the event that these apps are eventually removed, they will no longer be available to new users, but will continue to work for those who previously installed them.
Finally, Apple recommended that all developers review their store guides and guidelines to keep their designs up to date.
macOS server is down
On the other hand, the company indicated that it had ceased macOS Server, the server that allows you to configure and manage computers and branded devices iOS from the Mac computer. This decision comes 23 years after its launch.
This was reported via Apple’s support website, where it was pointed out that macOS Server customers will be able to continue downloading and using this app in version 5.12.2 for macOS Monterey.
In its latest versions, such as 5.4 and 5.7.1, the company has limited and removed some of its functions, such as FTP, DHCP, DNS, Calendar tool, Radio, Messages or NetBoot/NetInstall.
Craig Federighi, senior vice president of software engineering during the macOS Monterey keynote at Apple Park, Cupertino, California on June 7, 2021. (Brooks Kraft/Apple Inc/Handout via REUTERS)
Following this phasing out, the organization decided to discontinue macOs Server, one of its oldest features, which was released in 1999 and whose services have completed their migration to macOS.
Indeed, the most popular features of macOS, such as Caching Server, File Sharing Server or Time Machine Server have been integrated into the operating system of your computers since the macOS High Sierra version.
MagSafe power upgrade to speed up iPhone charge times
In recent days, the company also announced an upgrade to its magsafe Battery Pack, the wireless charging system that integrates your external battery, with the aim of speeding up iPhone charging times by increasing its power.
As indicated, the latest firmware update 2.7 promises to offer 7.5W charging, instead of the 5W it previously offered.
This software update allows users of Apple products to charge their devices faster and in less time than expected with the 5W charging power.
Magsafe for iPhone
the firmware of MagSafe It starts automatically after connecting the power bank to the iPhone, and it may take about 7 days to update.
On the other hand, to update using a Mac or iPad, users will need to connect the portable charger via the Lightning USB cable and it will take 5 minutes.
The manufacturer recalled that the iPhone will retain the possibility of reaching 15W of power in the event that MagSafe is connected to a power supply of 20W or more.
Apple launched its first power bank with the MagSafe wireless charging system for its iPhone 12 family of wireless charging phones (Standard, Mini, Pro and Pro Max) in July last year.