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Winter Event Sale at G5- App Prices Drop.

15 of G5′s titles for iOS, Mac, Google Play, Kindle Fire & Nook are on sale. Build-a-lot 4: Power Source (iOS) – $2.99 on iPhone & $4.99 on iPad Build-a-lot 3: Passport to Europe (iOS, Google Play, Kindle Fire) – $2.99 on iPhone, Google Play, Kindle Fire & $4.99 on iPad Pilot Brothers (iOS, Google Play, Kindle Fire) […]

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Whitepaper: the Smartphone App Market 2013

research2guidance has released a free Whitepaper about the current Smartphone App Market status. The report summarizes key trends and figures of the global smartphone app market. Three key-takeaways from the Whitepaper: 1) Managing different app stores will be key for the app distribution success With new mobile operating systems (Firefox, Ubuntu, Jolla) new mobile app […]

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Apple and Android account for 82% of all app downloads

Apple and Android account for 82% of all app downloads

…2013 might be the turning point of the dominance for both platforms. Both platforms now combine 82% of all app downloads. Will this duopoly last for the next years or will the market see another major change in the market structure as witnessed 5 years ago when the dominance of Symbian started to fade away? […]

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The Market For Mobile Health Sensors Will Grow To $5.6 Billion By 2017

The Market For Mobile Health Sensors Will Grow To $5.6 Billion By 2017

The revenue generated with sensors connecting to an app will reach $5.6 billion by 2017. The market will grow by 69% (CAGR) over the next 5 years. 61 Mio. sensors will be shipped to mHealth app users in 2017. In 2017, more than 61 Mio. external sensors will be shipped to smartphone and tablet users.  Ralf-Gordon […]

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US Top 10 mHealth Apps Performance Benchmarking

US Top 10 mHealth Apps Performance Benchmarking

US Top 10 iPhone mHealth Apps Generate 5.5 Mio. Lifetime Downloads On Average Today’s most successful free Health & Fitness apps accumulated 5.5 Mio. downloads since their first appearance in the Apple App Store on average. There are significant performance gaps that highlight the importance of choosing the “right” platform, app category and device choice […]

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Goodbye Astrid — Hello Any.DO

May 13th, 2013, San Francisco, CA Last week, while working on all the goodies for the next version of Any.DO, we heard that Yahoo! has acquired Astrid and is planning to stop supporting the service. Luckily, our talented engineers hacked all weekend and have created a simple tool to help the Astrid community safely import their tasks into Any.DO […]

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Brazilian MHealth Market: Android Offers Successful MHealth App

Brazilian MHealth Market: Android Offers Successful MHealth App

Top 10 free Android Health & Fitness apps generate almost 240.000 downloads on average in their lifetime. Successful free Android mHealth apps in both categories – Health & Fitness and Medical – reach significant higher downloads than Apple apps. Health & Fitness apps that were listed in the top 10 between December 2012 and February […]

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Agricola- New iOS board game from Playdek

Agricola- New iOS board game from Playdek

This one of most anticipated board games for 2013. Here is some background on the game from Playdek: In Uwe Rosenberg’s game, set during Europe’s recovery from the plague, players send their family members out to plow fields, sow crops and build fences. Add rooms to your farmhouse and expand your family! Many hands make light work, […]

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Space Sports’ Goaly Moley Contest winner surprised his Dad with an early Father’s Day

Space Sports’ Goaly Moley Contest winner surprised his Dad with an early Father’s Day

Los Angeles, May 24, 2013 — Planet Toccer Holding Ltd., founded by former world class athlete, Mark Thomas, teamed up with leading animated film and gaming industry veterans to launch Goaly Moley, the first 3D mobile game app from the Space Sports franchise. Space Sports held the first Goaly Moley Championship of the ZaZa Galaxy […]

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Askem for iPhone

Askem for iPhone

Got an email about this app, thought it was interesting. askem, a photo sharing app with a crowdsourced Q&A twist – letting users snap a picture and then integrate a visual question that can be shared with followers to get insight and opinions. askem was publicly launched worldwide for iPhone in May, 2013. The platform […]

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