|07-27-2011, 10:32 PM||#1|
Join Date: Dec 2007
Location: Melbourne, Australia
Device: 2 x Sony 505, iPad, Samsung 7 Tablet, ASUS Transformer, Nexus 7
Warning - Kindle Store button removed from Amazon app
After a quick search on this forum I can't find another thread on this subject so...
I was updating apps on my iPad this morning when I noticed the description for the Amazon app update says it removes the Kindle Store Button.
Apparently this is because of Apple rules. Googling the subject, Computer World says you now have to launch Safari or other browser on your iPad and surf to the Amazon store. Then go through the purchase process.
The alternative is to decline this and any further updates to the Amazon app.
Thank you for making my life difficult, Mr Apple.
Oh, I spoke too fast. You can just use the Amazon app one more time to access the Kindle Store button. It actually just launches Safari and takes you directly to the store and your account. Then you can add the bookmark to your Home Screen. In future, to go to the kindle store and your account, it is just one tap on the bookmark.
Last edited by RCR; 07-27-2011 at 10:41 PM. Reason: re-think
|07-28-2011, 05:28 AM||#2|
Join Date: Nov 2006
Device: Kindle Voyage, iPad Air 2, iPhone 6
Unless you've been living at the bottom of a well for the last 6 months, this really shouldn't be any surprise. It's been all over this forum that Apple are requiring the removal of in-app purchasing links, and there have been innumerable threads on the subject.
|07-31-2011, 10:59 PM||#3|
Join Date: May 2010
Device: iPad; iPhone; Asus T91MT; Kindle Touch
|09-02-2011, 03:35 PM||#5|
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Device: Ipod Touch,Ipad3,Kindle fire, Samsung Galaxy tab, Samsung Galaxy S3
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