The ill-fated tale of Phoneys

On the other, if I don’t make the updates, Phoneys will get pulled from the store next week, letting everyone who has already bought the stickers use them until they someday delete them, but upsetting all those who bought Phoneys thinking I’d update it with more stickers in the future. Plus, obviously, I’ll no longer continue making money off of an app that is still the #1 paid app in the iMessage app store.

I’m honestly not sure what I’m going to do. Neither option is good. They’ll both upset large groups of people. But they’re the only two options I have… More at Medium.

Great developer, great idea and an example of the good and bad of the Apple review process. If the rules are so firm, which is on the whole a good thing, the review process needs to be 100% locked down to stop this kind of thing from happening.



Categories: Apple

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