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iOS Users More Loyal to Apps Than Android Users

Posted on 27/06/2012 by Chris Hauk

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Great news for the mobile app market, app retention rates are improving as publishers shift from a focus on downloads to customer acquisition and retention models. App retention rates improved 19% over the last year…

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iPad Widens Its Lead as Tablet Sales Surge

Posted on 15/06/2012 by Chris Hauk

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According to a report on Thursday from market researcher International Data Corp, the global market for tablet computers is growing at a faster rate than expected, and to no one’s surprise, Apple’s dazzling iPad is leading the pack.

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Delay is Apple’s Biggest Enemy in the Smartphone Wars

Posted on 13/06/2012 by Chris Hauk

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Apple has been involved in drawn out legal battles against its rivals in a global smartphone patent war for almost three years. Recent setbacks in two key U.S. court cases are showing why long, drawn-out legal battles are bad for Apple.

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Flurry: 69% of New Mobile Apps are Made for iOS

Posted on 07/06/2012 by J. Glenn Künzler

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The latest research report from analytics firm Flurry reveals something that most folks probably won’t find very surprising: app developers prefer coding for iOS than for Android, by a factor of 2 to 1!

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Android Growth Hits 3-Year Low

Posted on 04/06/2012 by J. Glenn Künzler

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According to the latest data from comScore, Android growth has hit a 3-year low, leaving the iPhone with the perfect opportunity to catch up.

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Google Working On Game Center Clone

Posted on 10/05/2012 by J. Glenn Künzler

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Google are working on a clone of Apple’s incredibly popular Game Center feature on iOS, which allows you to go up against your friends in most games available on the iPhone, if an inside source is to be believed.

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Apple Rakes In 84% of Mobile Gaming Revenue

Posted on 08/05/2012 by J. Glenn Künzler

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Apple’s iOS devices continue to dominate Android in areas of actual usage, like web traffic share. According to a new report, Apple is also walloping Android in one other significant area: mobile gaming!

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Is Android Losing, Or Is Apple Letting Them Win?

Posted on 03/05/2012 by Chris Hauk

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Over the past couple of days two reports have been released showing Android with a healthy hold on the U.S. smartphone market. One small problem with those numbers. Sales data from the three largest U.S. carriers don’t back them up. At all.

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Could We Be Seeing The End Of Android?

Posted on 02/05/2012 by Henry Taylor-Gill

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This will no doubt not appeal one bit to Android fans, but an article published on Forbes suggests that Android has reached is peak and that the only way it can go is down.

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