Audible’s cheaper subscription plan launches this month

Audible is offering a cheaper plan.  Audible Audible, the Amazon-owned online audiobook and podcast platform, gave users on a budget a bit more wiggle room with its newest subscription tier: Audible Plus. The new $7.95 a month plan will include access to more than 11,000 titles, including Audible Originals, audiobooks and podcasts.  Audible’s existing entry-level […]

Apple says WordPress doesn’t have to add in-app purchases

WordPress It turns out WordPress doesn’t need to add in-app purchases to its iOS app. “We believe the issue with the WordPress app has been resolved,” Apple said in a statement Saturday. “Since the developer removed the display of their service...

TikTok sues Trump administration over ban in US

TikTok is facing scrutiny because it’s owned by Chinese tech company ByteDance. Angela Lang/CNET TikTok on Monday said it’s suing the Trump administration over an executive order that would effectively ban the short-form video app in the US on Sept. 20. ...

WeChat users sue Trump administration over app ban

A group of users of the popular messaging app WeChat is suing to block an executive order barring the app in the US. Budrul Chukrut/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images A group of WeChat users filed a lawsuit late Friday against the Trump administration’s...

Apple is bullying game developers, Epic says in court filing

Fortnite maker Epic Games accuses Apple of not playing fair. CNET Epic Games escalated its Fortnite legal battle with Apple over the weekend, accusing the iPhone maker of posing an unfair threat to game developers community. The charge, appearing in a filing submitted...