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Improvements to App store?

03-12-2013, 01:18 AM
Joined: Mar 2013
Location: Honolulu
Posts: 8
Improvements to App store?

I liked the idea in the last TA podcast about excluding apps you have already bought. I think these would options would help as well...
1) Being able to permanently exclude an app from the listing. (I've already bought a couple angry birds games. They are good games but I'm not going buy another one. If I see a new one listed, I'd like to be able to exclude it permanently.)
2) Have a hot/trending list. Apps could only stay on this a couple days max and never reappear.
3) Have a list that is weighted somewhere between the current top lists and genius recommendations.

What ideas do you have?
03-12-2013, 01:30 AM
Joined: May 2012
Location: In the Chatroom
Posts: 15,519
Make it fast, it is sooooo slow!
03-12-2013, 03:30 AM
Joined: Sep 2012
Posts: 2,673
I would like to be able to watch/follow releases for a developer or publisher, also building on your exclude, there are some developers I would rather not see releases from.
03-12-2013, 04:26 AM
Joined: Nov 2009
Posts: 5,146
How about fixing the absolute basics to work properly before worrying about new features?
03-12-2013, 04:43 AM
Joined: Jan 2011
Location: England
Posts: 10,980
Dont care about excluding a certain publisher, i just swipe to move onto the next page if theres a game i'm not that interested in.

The app store does need improvements, wish the categories worked better. On the other hand i do in a weird way like exploring the app store (as its just a huge mess !) to try and discover some game i might like. Amongst a lot of rubbish its great when you find some 'gem' which you havent seen/or read about before
03-12-2013, 07:48 PM
Joined: Feb 2012
Location: Georgia,Cleveland Ohio,Texas,New York
Posts: 2,985
We used to be able to see the date when we downloaded our apps. I would like that back 7
A lock whenever we dl free or pricedropped apps


Last edited by 7lilwhitewolf7; 03-12-2013 at 07:56 PM.