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Freemium and in-app advertising are outpacing paid apps as the preferred way to generate revenue for the mobile app industry, according to a joint study by App Annie and IDC.
Consumer spending on games created for Google's Android outstripped spending on titles for gaming-optimized handheld devices for the first time ever during the second quarter of 2013, App Annie and IDC report.
Two of the top companies focused on mobile analytics recently introduced services that could change the way app store performance is monitored over the next five years. App Annie said the latest...
Mobile app downloads from the Google Play store were about 10 percent higher than those from the iOS App Store in the second quarter of 2013, according to the latest stats from App Annie.
Application downloads from the Google Play digital storefront have surpassed downloads from Apple's rival App Store, but Apple's iOS continues to outpace Google's Android on app revenues, according to new data from mobile analytics firm App Annie.
King.com's Candy Crush Saga outpaced all other mobile games in Apple's App Store during May 2013, generating more downloads and revenues than any other title, according to mobile analytics firm App Annie's latest Index for Games.
Worldwide consumer spending on mobile games optimized for Apple's iOS has eclipsed total spending on titles for dedicated gaming handhelds like the Sony PSP and Nintendo 3DS, according to a new report issued by researcher IDC and mobile analytics firm App Annie.
Apple's App Store generated revenues 2.6x greater than the rival Google Play storefront during the first quarter of 2013, down from a multiple of 4x during the fourth quarter of 2012, analytics provider App Annie reports.