Apple responds to corrupted app issues (updated)

You just updated an app and it’s crashing. Don’t yell at the developer, it’s an issue with Apple. The company is distributing a number of corrupt updates to users, forcing them to delete and re-download apps when a fix is issued. (Update: Apple has offered a statement about the issue, see the bottom of this post.)

Hands on with Instapaper for Android

When I heard Instapaper unveiled an Android app Monday, I quickly made my way to the Google Play store, forked over $2.99, and downloaded the app, which lets you save long articles to read offline later. My excitement fizzled after playing around with an app with a bland interface that didn’t perform as well as its popular iOS counterpart.