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Quixey app discovery engine closes $50M Series C round led by Alibaba

Mobile application discovery service Quixey (a Fierce 15 winner) has raised $50 million in Series C financing, vaulting the startup's total funding to $74.2 million. Chinese Internet giant Alibaba Group led the latest round, with existing investors Innovation Endeavors, TransLink Capital, U.S. Venture Partners Atlantic Bridge and WI Harper also participating.

Sprint, Quixey partner to simplify app discovery

Sprint Nextel and app search engine Quixey have partnered to integrate Quixey technology into the carrier's Sprint Zone and the Sprint Digital Lounge in an effort to encourage app discovery.

GetJar CEO: Only 0.1% of apps generate 50% of downloads

While securing a spot on the coveted top paid, free or grossing app lists may mean pay day for the few developers who make it, most developers won't get anywhere close.