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  • Report: Android Chasing iPhone In Mobile Ad Share
    Don't turn around Apple, Android may be gaining on you. Google's mobile operating system accounted for more than a quarter (27%) of U.S. ad requests on smartphones in the four ...
  • Mobile Users Will Spend $6.2 Bil On Apps
    Mobile phone users will spend $6.2 billion downloading apps this year, up from $4.2 billion last yea ...
  • Study: Mobile Web Beats Mobile App
    A recent case study of a Continental Airlines campaign suggests that advertising on the mobile Web performs better than in mobile applications. Continental ran a campaign last summer with MediaVe ...
  • Gartner: Mobile App Revenue Near $7 Billion By 2013
    Revenue from mobile applications will increase more than 50% this year to $6.8 billion from $4.2 billion worldwide as smartphones proliferate. Of that total, only $600 million is expected ...
  • Did ComScore Goad Gartner?
    Online publisher Mobile Entertainment is reporting that comScore has questioned the findings of a new Gartner research report, which determined that Apple's App Store accounted for 99.4% of all mobi ...
  • Report: Mobile Apps To Make Over $7 Bill This Year
    Think mobile apps are a nickel-and-dimes market? Well, according to new Gartner research, consumers will spend $6.2 billion in mobile application stores this year while advertising revenue is expected ...
  • Appolicious Adds Curated Apps, Developer Directory
    Appolicious.com was started last September to help consumers navigate the rising tide of iPhone and other mobile applications. Building on features like expert and user reviews and ratings, the si ...
  • Is IPhone App Store Missing $450 Mill?
    Mashable looks into a new report claiming that the iPhone App Store has lost a whopping $450 million to piracy and "cracked downloads." No doubt, cracked software and piracy ...
  • Forrester: Smartphone U.S. Market Share Reaches 17%
    Good news for Google today as it launches the Nexus One, its own high-end mobile device. The proportion of adult U.S. subscribers owning smartphones jumped to 17% last year fr ...
  • Survey: Mobile Execs See Big Ad Gains In 2010
    Nearly half of mobile industry executives and analysts in a new survey expect mobile ad spending to double this year, while almost one-third expect it to grow by 200%. That ...
  • Report: Opportunity For Apple in App Search
    Will Apple be the Google of mobile app search? A new report from investment firm Broadpoint AmTech suggests the iPhone-maker has an opportunity to monetize the search process for applicatio ...
  • It'll Even Show You The Bus That Runs You Over
    Finally, an app for the biggest jerks on the sidwewalk -- the texting walkers. The Type n Walk iPhone app uses the phone's camera to show the strolling texter wh ...
  • Report: iPhone, Android Users A Lot Alike
    Awareness of the Android mobile operating system is rising, according to comScore, which found that 37% of U.S. mobile users had heard of Android in November. That was up fr ...
  • Report: Apps Hot For Holidays
    The volume of apps downloaded to Apple's iPod Touch saw a nearly 1,000% jump on Christmas Day, according to mobile app analytics firm Flurry. Overall, the App Store saw ...
  • Flurry, Pinch Media Merge To Boost App-Tracking
    Mobile app analytics rivals Flurry and Pinch Media have announced they're merging with the aim of consolidating leadership in the space as the app market takes off. By combining, t ...
  • Enter the App Age?
    "Who the hell ordered 'Turkish Hits' for their iPhone?" "I was curious," my daughter answers, as if I should be proud of her experimental spirit rather than scold her f ...
  • Do Apps Want To Be Free?
    A recent report from ABI Research predicts mobile app downloads will hit 5 billion in 2014 (up from 2.9 billion this year) and that Android's share of the market wi ...
  • CNet Unveils Mobile Shopping App For Android Phones
    CNet has launched a new consumer electronics shopping application for Android-powered phones. The free Scan & Shop app offers editor and user reviews, product details and comparison pricing data amo ...
  • For Bing, Too, There's Now An App For That
    The search engine wars continue to heat up between Microsoft and Google. And now Microsoft has entered the mobile market with an iPhone application aimed at those searching for ...
  • Google Releases New Mobile App; Voice Gets Accents
    Google just released the new version of its Mobile App on iTunes, including more search results on a page, and Web pages that open within the app and not ...
  • AT&T App Hits The Spot
    AT&T has finally done something right as far as its iPhone service is concerned. The iPhone app AT&T released Monday for reporting dropped calls, no coverage, poor voice quality a ...
  • Stella Artois Taps Augmented Reality
    Meet AcrossAir -- an "augmented reality" startup, and what some argue is the future of the mobile Web. AR is a new and arguably over-hyped field that relies on ...
  • Mini Study: No Money In Android Apps
    It's not yet clear how many iPhone app developers profit from their labor, or what those profits amount to. What is clear -- according to a small survey conducted ...
  • Discover Launches App For Cardmembers
    Discover Financial Services is launching a Discover App for iPhone and iPod touch on the App Store that will allow cardmembers to manage their accounts. ...
  • Apple Defends App Approval Process
    While iPhone apps remain a popular pastime for many developers, Apple has successfully alienated a slice of the broader community. Facebook developer Joe Hewitt, for one, said he was "philosophical ...
  • Gartner Predicts Mobile App Future
    Gartner has identified the top 10 consumer mobile applications, but not for this year or next. No, it's recommending mobile apps for 2012 based on their likely impact on consume ...
  • Apple Alienates More App Developers
    While iPhone apps remains a popular pastime for many developers, Apple continues to alienate a greater share of the broader developer community. One reason? Apple's control over the App Sto ...
  • AdMob Debuts Video Ad Units
    AdMob isn't waiting on the sidelines for the Google deal to close. The mobile ad network has introduced interactive video ad units for iPhone applications. ...
  • Forget Shaking, New iPhone App 'Knocks'
    Startup Pointy Heads Software hopes to making "knocking" synonymous with live content-sharing on mobile phones. The Danbury, CT.-based company has released a new iPhone application that promises to let use ...
  • 100,000 iPhone Apps And Counting
    Apples says that its iPhone App Store has surpassed 100,000 apps, divided into 20 categories, including games, business, news, sports, health, reference and travel. To date, App Store users ha ...