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App Santa offers holiday discount on iOS apps

Independent developers have banded together to offer up to 60 percent off their premium iOS apps during this holiday season.

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Second Gear acquires Glassboard private social networking app

NewsGator's private social network app changes hands to a new developer, who promises modernizing changes soon.

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The Week in iOS Apps: A wretched hive

This week's roundup of apps includes a massive update to Angry Birds Star Wars. Plus, new and improved offerings to help you manage mail, photos, and your knowledge of the entire universe.

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Should Apple ban in-app review reminders from the App Store?

Sparked by a spate of blog posts, a lively discussion has kept Apple bloggers and developers busy for the last few weeks: Should Apple forbid developers from soliciting reviews for their software with in-app popups?