Cracking the code behind Apple's App Store promo card design - equinux blog


38 bookmarks. First posted by clonezone 9 weeks ago.


equinux figured out how to make scannable promo codes (like iTunes gift cards) for iTunes and Mac App Stores. I don't have an immediately useful application for this, but I see possibilities...
itunes  promotion  appstore 
8 weeks ago by ttscoff
/System/Library/PrivateFrameworks/CoreRecognition.framework/Resources/Fonts/
iTunes  promo 
8 weeks ago by skinnyj
Entschlüsselt: So funktioniert Apples Technik für die iTunes-Gutscheinkarten
code  design  apple  Artikel 
9 weeks ago by salomon74
Cracking the code behind Apple's App Store promo card design

Love in-depth investigations like this.
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9 weeks ago by grigs
Apple is known for doing things with more attention to detail than most companies. So it should come as no surprise that even App Store gift cards with their promo codes have a few secret details that help make the experience more Apple-like.
9 weeks ago by pitiphong_p
Promo codes - create your own scannable promo codes. equinux uncovers the secret behind Apple's App Store scan codes.
card  design  promo  code  gift  Business 
9 weeks ago by MAlrefai
Apple is known for doing things with more attention to detail than most companies. So it should come as no surprise that even App Store gift cards with their…
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9 weeks ago by streicher
Cracking the code behind Apple’s App Store promo card design : ("Fun stop" - for sleuthing weekend)
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9 weeks ago by blackthorne
Interesting look at how Apple do their App Store promo cards. Involving secret fonts, non-standard dimensions, and all sorts of shenanigans. As usual, Apple's attention to detail is incredible.
apple  promocards  appstore 
9 weeks ago by ids
Apple’s App Store promo card design
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9 weeks ago by gluecode
Promo codes - create your own scannable promo codes. equinux uncovers the secret behind Apple's App Store scan codes.
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9 weeks ago by geetarista

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9 weeks ago by aagd
With this, you can send printed promo codes, and users can scan them directly on the device. Sweet.
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9 weeks ago by kishyr
Generate App Store promo codes and then print them like gift cards with a secret font. Awesome sleuthing!
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9 weeks ago by flyosity
Cracking the code behind Apple’s App Store promo cards
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9 weeks ago by edan
RT : Looking for the fonts that make Apple's text so beautifully scannable?
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9 weeks ago by clonezone