Pixel Envy

Written by Nick Heer.

Unscrupulous Website Adverts Again Redirecting Some Users to App Store From Safari

As long as App Store links opened from Safari automatically open the store itself, scummy advertisers will find a way to abuse it. Perhaps the elegant solution would be to open Store links from iTunes, iBooks, or the App Store in a sheet, instead of redirecting to the stores themselves. It would certainly feel less jarring than being thrown into a different app entirely.