Tag: app annie
Apple and Google app stores reached new heights in Q3 2017
The latest report from research firm App Annie claims that combined app downloads on iOS’ App Store and Android’s Google Play were nearly 26bn in the third quarter of this year. That’s up 8% year-on-year, and as...
October 24, 2017
Mobile apps spending expected to reach $81bn in 2021
Analytics firm App Annie has published its latest set of predictions for the smartphone apps market in 2017. Obligatory big numbers: it anticipates 195bn global downloads across Android and iOS this year, with smartphone...
March 30, 2017
App downloads up 15% in 2016 but developer payouts up 40%
Mobile analytics firm App Annie has published its annual report on trends in the apps market. Key stats: downloads from Apple’s iOS App Store and Android’s Google Play store grew by just under 15% to 90bn last year. However,...
January 18, 2017
Report claims Spotify was top-grossing app in 2015
Regular exhortations for the music industry to learn lessons from the lucrative world of mobile gaming are fine. But if you look at the top-grossing chart in Apple’s UK App Store, it’s not a game at the top of the...
January 21, 2016
Pandora was the 37th top grossing apps publisher in 2014
Mobile analytics firm App Annie has published a chart of the 52 top grossing apps publishers of 2014, based on their revenues on iOS and Android. Why 52? Because the company has turned the chart into a promotional deck of...
March 5, 2015
Pandora, Spotify and Smule: music apps still growing in 2014
App analytics firm App Annie has launched its first ever ‘Music Index’, which aggregates downloads and revenues data from Apple’s App Store and Android’s Google Play for music apps. The company’s blog post announcing...
October 30, 2014
Google Play drives more app downloads, but App Store makes more revenue
Mobile analytics firm App Annie has published its latest quarterly report into the mobile apps market, identifying strong growth in app downloads for Android through the Google Play store, but noting that Apple’s App...
July 17, 2014
App Annie report digs into iOS and Android app dynamics
Mobile analytics firm App Annie has published its latest index report on the global iOS and Android apps market. It claims that Android’s Google Play store is now doing 45% more daily downloads than Apple’s App...
June 25, 2014
Google Play overtakes iOS App Store for downloads (but not revenues)
More apps were downloaded from Android's Google Play store than from iOS' App Store in the second quarter of this year.
August 1, 2013
iOS App Store still a better moneymaker than Android’s Google Play
Mobile analytics firm App Annie has published its latest quarterly market index. Its key findings for the first quarter of 2013.
April 18, 2013