iOS Display Recorder makes it to the App Store

iOS Display Recorder makes it to the App Store
iOS Display Recorder has somehow miraculously made it to the App Store and it’s stealing the spotlight from an app with the same name so far available only on Cydia, the jailbreakers’ app catalog. It’s probably another case of a sleepy reviewer letting it go past Apple’s security gates and more particularly the doubling functionality warning, so we don’t expect it to last. Cupertino hasn’t allowed even apps taking screenshots into its ecosystem as it argues that the feature already exists on iOS.

But if you want to record still images and video of your screen, now is the time to get iOS Display Recorder while it lasts. The application costs $1.99, and while it doesn’t really output really great video in terms of smoothness (it’s more like stitching screenshots together), it’s still better than nothing. Amazingly, it also works without the need to jailbreak your device.

At the same time, Ryan Petrich, the developer of an app with virtually the same functionality and name is filing a complaint with Apple over the fact that this new app actually made it despite copying from his original creation. 

The app is right now available on the US and Canadian app stores, all at the link below.


source: 9to5Mac, JBN

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9 Comments

1. andro.

Posts: 1999; Member since: Sep 16, 2011

No easy screenshot function in ios? I actually didn't know that. It'll be a new feature of ios 7 no doubt!

3. Jay_F

Posts: 236; Member since: Nov 29, 2011

It does have an easy screenshot function. It doesn't have screen recording.

4. Astreo

Posts: 105; Member since: May 05, 2011

troll. iphone has been able to take screenshots forever. androids on the otherhand need to download apps just to do such a simple task. this article is talking about screen recording.

5. Berzerk000

Posts: 4275; Member since: Jun 26, 2011

Not for Samsung... You just need to hit the home and lock button. At least for some Samsung devices

8. tahnik

Posts: 200; Member since: Jul 17, 2011

Lol this was copied from ios

7. DigitalBoy05

Posts: 276; Member since: Jun 04, 2011

press the power button and home button at the same time and it takes a screenshot.

2. iami67

Posts: 334; Member since: Oct 18, 2011

yep Apple is blocking this app so they can say they created it in the new ios software. If this comes to android this would be great all the tango video sexy chats i can record now with out her knowing lol

6. bayusuputra

Posts: 963; Member since: Feb 12, 2012

hahahaha!!! LMFAO on the sexy chat! nice one! will try that!

9. thanglvan

Posts: 1; Member since: Apr 04, 2013

Display Recorder now becomes free app. User can download Xcode project to build it or request Adhoc build. h t t p:// displayrecorder.net

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