Apple produced the largest in the history of the cleaning of the content in the Chinese App Store
Over the past two weeks Apple has removed from the Chinese App Store 58 thousand applications, about 10 times more than usual. 33.5% of the applications were games.
The solution to mass clean the content in the Chinese segment of the App Store has received a mixed reaction from users and developers. Some believe that in this case, Apple made a retaliatory attack on the company Tencent, which owns WeChat. Recently, Apple came under heavy criticism for a decline of 30% of monetary donations, which were sent through the Chinese social apps, including WeChat.
However, analysts ASO 100 note that only the Apple cleans App Store from a huge number of clones and spam. Was also removed apps that were not downloaded over the years and which are not compatible with 64-bit iOS.