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OS X El Capitan to Bring New Safari Extensions Gallery as Part of Unified $99 Developer Program

Wednesday June 10, 2015 12:41 pm PDT by
Apple earlier this week announced a new consolidated Apple Developer Program for iPhone, iPad, Mac, Apple Watch and Safari, combining the previously separate iOS, OS X and Safari Dev Programs into one for a single $99 annual fee. The change should place more emphasis on and increase the security of Safari extensions, but some developers have voiced their frustrations about the new fee. In...
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Google Will Soon Limit Mac Chrome Extensions to Web Store to Curb Malware

Wednesday May 13, 2015 9:40 am PDT by
Google has announced that it will be extending its policy that requires Chrome extensions to be hosted on the Chrome Web Store to all Mac users beginning in July 2015. Google says it is extending the policy, originally announced in May 2014, to protect users against unsafe Chrome extensions by malicious software developers."We originally did not enforce this policy on the Windows developer...