Tag: app store
Developer slates App Store hype
How many copies of your iPhone app do you think you need to sell a day to get into the top 40 of the social networking category on Apple's App Store?
May 26, 2009
Juniper predicts $25bn spend on mobile apps by 2014
Mobile industry analyst Juniper Research has released a report claiming that by 2014, mobile application revenues will reach $25 billion.Although games will remain the largest category, Juniper reckons that the Media &...
April 28, 2009
Zooz Mobile reveals iPhone success
US firm Zooz Mobile has announced that its iPhone music apps have been downloaded more than a million times since being made available on the App Store last November.
April 21, 2009
Leaf Trombone World Stage goes live for iPhone
Forget iPhone apps promoting bands, or streaming music apps, or anything serious. The best iPhone music app ever (possibly) just debuted on the App Store. It's called Leaf Trombone World Stage, and is the work of Smule,...
April 15, 2009
Apple launches countdown to 1bn iPhone app downloads
Apple has launched an online countdown for its App Store, ticking towards the one billion app downloads mark for iPhone and iPod touch. It stands at 950 million at the time of writing. Whoever nabs the billionth will win...
April 14, 2009
Apple bans developers from selling iPhone apps outside the App Store
We wrote recently about the launch of several unofficial application stores for iPhone, and it hasn't taken long for Apple to crack down.
April 3, 2009
Sparkle 3D: the first virtual world for iPhone
Japanese company Genkii has revealed that it's developing a 3D virtual world for iPhone called Sparkle 3D.
March 23, 2009
Black Lips get their own iPhone app
We wrote about Mobile Roadie earlier in the week in our bulletin - the company is providing an iPhone app service to independent bands who want to get branded applications onto Apple's handset.
March 20, 2009
Android users hot for apps
The average user of a G1 Android handset has already downloaded more than 40 applications from the Android Market store, according to Cole Brodman, CTO of T-Mobile USA, which sells the handset.
March 19, 2009
Facebook Connect could be big for iPhone music apps
On Saturday, Facebook revealed that its Facebook Connect technology has gone live with several iPhone applications.
March 16, 2009
Microsoft reveals more details on Windows Marketplace for Mobile
Trust Microsoft to come up with a wordy way of describing its version of the App Store.
March 12, 2009