MacNN | SignMyPad update rejected from App Store for iCloud document sync
Mac News Network View: Standard | Headlines | Categorized | Slim
Mac News Network
Mac News iPod News Reviews Forums
 

Desktop Headlines
SignMyPad update rejected from App Store for iCloud document sync
Friday, June 28, 2013 @ 10:41am

Apple has rejected an update to an iPad app -- SignMyPad -- for syncing PDF files via iCloud, says developer Autriv. The app is used to sign PDFs, but in rejecting the update, Apple reportedly said that it syncs "non-user-generated" content, a violation of terms. Autriv tried to plead its case, but was instead told it might handle sync through a third-party service.



Some other PDF tools do support iCloud sync, such as PDFpen. Since SignMyPad only adds signatures to documents, though, Apple may be worried about the app filling up iCloud accounts with relatively unchanged files. By default, a free iCloud account only includes 5GB of storage. Autriv could conceivably sync files through Dropbox, but that service is also capped at 5GB without a paid account, and serves broader purposes than iCloud.

Comments on this Article
Print Friendly Version
Email to a Friend
Add MacNN to Your RSS Feeds
Buy from the Apple Store


Related Stories:

Today's MacNN Stories:

  • Forums: MacBook Pro vs. MacBook Air - 3:40 PM EST
  • Apple deals: Mac Pros and Accessories - 3:39 PM EST
  • DealNN: LG 34-inch monitor, storage and 3D printer - 3:35 PM EST
  • Yahoo, Microsoft vying to become default search option in Safari - 3:23 PM EST
  • BlackBerry Trade Up program offers Passport buyers cash for iPhones - 1:12 PM EST
  • Hands On: Logitech Keys-To-Go - 12:15 PM EST
  • Apple market cap breaks through $700 billion mark - 11:20 AM EST
  • New iPhone 6 ads push gaming, Continuity features - 9:45 AM EST
  • Briefly: Moleskine iPhone 6 case, Landscape 1.2 - 9:06 AM EST
  • Hands On: Improvox (iOS) - 7:28 AM EST
  • Universal officially takes over Jobs biopic, Fassbender to star - 2:00 AM EST
  • Apple responds, points out flaws in AAA study of 'distracting' Siri - 1:36 AM EST
  • City of Cupertino, Apple share new photo of Campus 2 progress - 12:16 AM EST

    Today's iPodNN Stories:
  • Briefly: Korean LG G3 gains Lollipop, More apps support Chromecast - 7:43 PM EST
  • Sony to pay, issue credit to PS Vita buyers to settle FTC claim - 4:09 PM EST
  • SolidRun commences pre-orders for CuBoxTV XBMC media center - 12:46 PM EST
  • Sony reducing smartphone, TV product ranges to lower costs - 10:58 AM EST
  • Google adds Devices and Activity dashboard to improve account security - 9:38 AM EST
  • No comments posted on this story yet. Please post yours.
    Your Comments
    In order to post comments, you must be a registered member of the MacNN Forums and logged in. Please login with your MacNN Forums username and password.

    MacNN Forums Login:

    MacNN Forums Password:

    Not a member of the MacNN forums? Register now for free.