Apple Bans Vaping Apps From App Store

Wibbitz - Business
11/15/2019 | 1 min | NOT-RATED
Apple Bans Vaping Apps From App Store. 181 applications that centered around the smoking device have been removed. They included games and store apps. Apple's decision comes during a rise in illnesses and fatalities that have been linked to vaping. According to the CDC, 42 vaping-related deaths have now been recorded. Nearly 2,200 have been reported sick. "Apps encouraging or facilitating the use of these products are not permitted." - Apple, via statement. "We take great care to curate the App Store as a trusted place for customers, particularly youth." - Apple, via statement. The company adds that vaping apps that were downloaded before the removal can still be used