Launcher was outcast for 6 months
Launcher, a widely praised iPhone app that was outcast from a App Store store final fall, is creation a jubilant quip Thursday.
Launcher radically creates crafty use of Widgets, a underline Apple enclosed in iOS 8 enabling users to fast entrance a day’s continue forecast, calendar events and reminders. With Launcher, users could supplement shortcuts to their favorite apps, contacts or websites.
Apple criminialized a app final fall, statute that an app used to launch other apps from a notifications widget ran afoul of a company’s difficult pattern guidelines. Launcher’s founder, Greg Gardner, complained in a blog post that a statute in his box was both misleading and inconsistent, opening a wider discuss about Apple’s vetting process.
Fortunately for Gardner, Apple carried a anathema after a extensive appeals process. The app reappeared in a iTunes store on Thursday along with a message, “We’re behind baby!”