Headlines >>›› Apple VP tells CNET that a touch-screen Mac is unlikelyApple’s New Mobile Ad Strategy and Your Privacy: What You Need to KnowWal-Mart and allies in face-off with Apple Pay over mobile paymentsSamsung Electronics third-quarter operating profit down 60.1 percent on yearFacebook Moolah Continues to Move to MobileSick of constant media bashing, Verizon funds a tech news site where the NSA and net neutrality don’t existDestiny’s first expansion brings a ton of new content to the popular shooter on December 9thYou have only two days left to watch these 36 great movies and shows on NetflixWalgreens will happily take the Apple Pay customers that CVS and Rite Aid don’t wantApple’s Retina 5K iMac seems pricey at $2,499 – here’s why it’s really a killer deal

Apple Acquires ‘TestFlight’ iOS Beta Testing Platform

Apple has officially acquired Burstly, while the company name might not ring a bell most developers will be familiar with TestFlight perhaps the most popular iOS beta testing platform.

According to sources within Burstly the company will be discontinuing its Android product effective as of March 21. Furthermore the will not be taking on new customers, current customers however can continue to use the platform as previously. 

Apple Acquires ‘TestFlight’ iOS Beta Testing Platform

In standard Apple way the company has confirmed the purchase to Re/code, Kristin Huguet comments:

Apple buys smaller technology companies from time to time, and we generally do not discuss our purpose or plans

It is unclear why Apple made this purchase, however they have been known to acquire multiple companies each year.

Source: http://mobileorchard.com/apple-acquires-testflight-ios-beta-testing-platform/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+MobileOrchard+%28Mobile+Orchard%29

VN:F [1.9.13_1145]
Rating: 0.0/10 (0 votes cast)
VN:F [1.9.13_1145]
Rating: 0 (from 0 votes)