Developers Union wants free trials for all iOS apps


iPhone App Store
A new group of iPhone developers wants Apple to offer lime-limited free trials for everything in the App Store.
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Four coders have come together to found The Developers Union, whose primary principle is “people who create great software should be able to make a living doing it.”

The group’s first cause is asking Apple to allow free trials for everything in the App Store. The union has plans to advocate for additional changes in the future.

Control your home appliances wirelessly, and more [Week’s Newest Deals]


Turn your home appliances into smart devices with this bluetooth enabled outlet and app.
Photo: Cult of Mac Deals

Another week, another fresh shipment of top shelf deals on essential tools and tech. This week our latest includes a Bluetooth-enabled outlet that lets you remotely control and monitor your appliances, a bundle of tools for organizing and managing your computer’s files, as well as your thoughts and ideas, and a duo of apps for syncing and recovering your iOS data. Take a look: