Apple quietly shelves Chomp app search tool
Chomp’s Web site, back when it was alive and well.
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Any traces of Chomp, the app search and discovery company Apple acquired earlier this year, have been scrubbed from the world.
AllThingsD notes that Chomp’s app for iOS no longer works, and kicks users to the App Store instead of serving up results. Going to Chomp.com, the former Web based version of the search, also now redirects to Apple’s site.
Apple did the same thing with Siri, the company it acquired and turned into the voice assistant feature in iOS devices, however that was after the feature went live…
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