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iOS Developers Use “Well-Known” Download Bots To Manipulate App Store Rankings [Report]

iOS Developers Use “Well-Known” Download Bots To Manipulate App Store Rankings [Report]

Ever wondered how come iOS titles make it into the App Store’s top 25 list? Some iOS developers have been using download bots to purchase their own apps and manipulate the App Store’s top 25 list, according to a new report from Inside Mobile Apps. The software has been in use for over 12 months to fraudulently promote iOS titles, and some marketing firms charge up to $15,000 a time for the service.

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