Another day, another App removed: PhoneSabre

Summary:If you've been following the drama at the App Store you're aware that Apple has removed three applications to date:NetShare – the 3G tethering application from NullRiverBox Office/Now Playing – a super-useful movie application I used last nightI Am Rich – the US$1,000 application that 8 people purchased Now a fourth application can be added to the list: TheMacBox's PhoneSabre.

Another day, another App removed: PhoneSabre

If you've been following the drama at the App Store you're aware that Apple has removed three applications to date:

Now a fourth application can be added to the list: TheMacBox's PhoneSabre. According to Macenstein George Lucas' THQ Wireless who owns the rights for Star Wars apps on mobile devices has asked that PhoneSaber be removed from the iTunes App Store.

The good news is, apparently THQ aren’t being jerks about it, and want to work with MacBox to bring about an official version of the app to the iTunes store. “They want to do some sort of official, Star Wars branded version of PhoneSaber, and will be working with us on that one,” reads a post on TheMacBox’s blog. “I don’t know any information beyond that, whether they plan to charge for it [we’re betting “yes”], advertise with it or what, but we’ll keep you updated on as much as we’re allowed to tell you.

Topics: Apple, Apps, Hardware, Mobility

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Jason D. O'Grady developed an affinity for Apple computers after using the original Lisa, and this affinity turned into a bona-fide obsession when he got the original 128 KB Macintosh in 1984. He started writing one of the first Web sites about Apple (O'Grady's PowerPage) in 1995 and is considered to be one of the fathers of blogging.... Full Bio

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