App Thinning

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App Thinning Articles

An In-Depth Look at Storage and App Thinning on the New Apple TV

Monday October 26, 2015 1:00 pm PDT by
Ahead of the release of the new fourth-generation Apple TV, Polygon has taken an in-depth look at the device, giving an explanation on how storage is used. Apple offers the Apple TV in 32 and 64GB storage configurations, but initial app downloads are restricted to 200MB, which has led to some confusion about how the storage works and what it's used for on the device. Though apps on the device...

Apple Releases Xcode Update With Fixes for App Thinning Bugs

Monday September 28, 2015 1:28 pm PDT by
Apple today released a 7.0.1 update for Xcode, and according to the release notes, the new version of the software include fixes for bugs related to App Thinning. Last week, Apple notified developers that App Slicing, an App Thinning feature, was unavailable for iOS 9 apps because of an issue with iCloud backups. It appears the update for Xcode may fix some of the issues that prevented App...