Wednesday night of this week, John Gruber [wrote], “This is very
clever, and I can see how it could be damn funny, but I wouldn’t
be surprised if Phoneys gets pulled from the App Store.” Shortly
after John’s post — I mean, you can’t buy press better than that,
a post from Gruber about $.99 stickers so clever that Apple was
sure to pull them? — Phoneys, the stupid little sticker pack I’d
launched just a few days before, climbed to #1 Top Paid and #1 Top
Grossing in the iMessage app store.
The top grossing app in the iMessage App Store is about to be officially banned by Apple for allowing users to send “prank” blue message bubbles that put words in your friend’s mouth. The clever sticker app called Phoneys shot to th...
The developer of a clever sticker pack for iOS has been told by Apple that he has to change how the stickers look and act or else the stickers will be pulled from the App Store. Read more...
Over the past week, a sticker pack that mimics the design of the iconic bubbles in the Messages app has rocketed to the top of the Messages App Store charts, but its popularity will be short-lived as Apple is going to pull it from t...
Apple, as opposed to Google, just doesn’t know how to kick back and relax sometimes. After a prank app called Phoneys skyrocketed to the top of the iMessage App Store charts, Apple informed the developer of the app, Adam Howell, tha...