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Sept13 Issue: Everything you need to know about app store optimization (ASO)

Inside this issue we have the Top Global Apps report from Distimo you won't want to miss! NTIA's code of conduct for app developers and how it's going to affect your app development efforts, why push notifications should be a part of most apps, what to consider with COPPA compliancy when developing apps, everything you need to know about app store optimization, and loads more!

Feb14 Issue: Where the App Store Profits are Hiding

Get advice on how to target your push alerts, use social media to promote your app for free, API monetization, learn about CES 2014, get the top things for entrepreneurs to know about mobile app development, where profits are hiding in the app store, and loads more!

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EU-says-Apple-breached-DMA-regulations

EU says Apple breached DMA regulations


Wednesday, July 10, 2024 by

The AP is among outlets reporting that Apple becomes first target of EU’s new digital competition rules aimed at big tech, reporting: “European Union regulators leveled their first charges under the bloc’s new digital competition rulebook, accusing Apple of preventing app makers from pointing users to cheaper options outside its App Store. The European...


Travel-apps-are-secretly-harvesting-your-data

Travel apps are secretly harvesting your data


Monday, July 8, 2024 by

From Booking.com to Airbnb, Hilton to Radisson, every travel app you will use for your next vacation will try to milk your data. Cybernews researchers' investigation revealed that some won’t even tell you about the secrets they are extracting from you. According to the data presented by the researchers, Booking.com, MakeMyTrip, and HotelTonight are the ultimat...


Apple-to-allow-third-party-app-stores-in-Japan

Apple to allow third-party app stores in Japan


Wednesday, June 26, 2024 by

The Japanese parliament has passed the Act on Promotion of Competition for Specified Smartphone Software, a law that compels Apple to allow access to third-party app stores and payment providers on devices that run iOS. The legislation, which was passed by Japan's upper house and will be enforced following Cabinet approval within the next eighteen months, seeks to c...


Multi-platform-apps-are-becoming-more-popular

Multi platform apps are becoming more popular


Tuesday, June 18, 2024 by

Candy Crush Saga is one of the world’s most popular video games, with more than 5 billion downloads. That’s partly because gamers can play it anywhere. It offers versions for multiple platforms, including Android, iOS, and Windows: a practice known as multihoming. Smaller developers, however, often decide not to pursue multiple platforms because it&r...


Mobile-golf-game-with-real-prizes-announced

Mobile golf game with real prizes announced


Friday, June 7, 2024 by

WorldWinner announced the launch of its first sports game, Big Swing Golf. The new game transforms phones and computers into a 24/7 golf club where virtual golf links meet real-money winning, allowing players to swing for the win anytime, anywhere. The game will join an elite, curated portfolio of original, card, word, arcade, and classic games and can be...


Mobile-game-store-launching-from-Microsoft-in-2024

Mobile game store launching from Microsoft in 2024


Monday, May 13, 2024 by

Months on from its acquisition of Activision Blizzard, Microsoft has revealed plans to launch its own mobile game store, with content including Minecraft and Candy Crush set to be available on the platform. Per Xbox president Sarah Bond, the store will be an alternative to the Apple App Store and Google Play, with its launch allowing Microsoft to break away from the res...


Gemini-in-Android-Studio-announced-by-Google

Gemini in Android Studio announced by Google


Tuesday, April 9, 2024 by

Google has released Gemini in Android Studio, introducing an AI-powered enhancement to the Android app development workflow. It utilizes the advanced Gemini 1.0 Pro model, tailored for programming-related tasks, to provide substantial support in several key areas: Code completion boost: By analyzing your code, Gemini offers precise completions and multi-line sugge...


Gemini-AIs-app-trails-behind-ChatGPT

Gemini AIs app trails behind ChatGPT


Wednesday, April 3, 2024 by

According to Stocklytics.com, Gemini AI’s app garnered 633K installs in its debut month. However, these numbers placed Gemini behind ChatGPT’s debut by a notable margin of 1 million installs. ChatGPT registered over 1.6M downloads during its first month. "Gemini AI’s initial performance, while commendable, highlights the formidable lead es...


AI-low-code-roadmap-released-by-WaveMaker

AI low code roadmap released by WaveMaker


Wednesday, April 3, 2024 by

WaveMaker, the breakthrough development system for accelerating enterprise-grade software development, has updated its platform in response to customer demand for more sophisticated API and code management tools. The new version of WaveMaker now works on the latest Angular technology platform. WaveMaker releases a new modern development system for enterprise-grade so...


GPT-app-store-revenue-and-API-insights

GPT app store revenue and API insights


Tuesday, March 26, 2024 by

GPT stands for "Generative Pre-trained Transformer." It refers to a class of artificial intelligence models developed by OpenAI that use transformer architecture for natural language processing tasks. These models are pre-trained on vast amounts of text data and can generate human-like text based on the input they receive.  It has been two months since...


Epic-Games-defeats-Apple-in-court

Epic Games defeats Apple in court


Tuesday, March 19, 2024 by

Apple’s iron-clad grip on its developer program may be losing its hold. Every day, Apple turns away hundreds of developers trying to enter their program. However, Epic Games wasn't folding to Apple. "Epic Games has entertained and benefited millions of users with Fortnite, Genshin Impact, and other games. Their application to have their flagship store on ...


TikTok-ban:-A-developers-guide

TikTok ban: A developers guide


Monday, March 18, 2024 by

In the event of a comprehensive prohibition of TikTok across the United States, the ramifications for the digital ecosystem would be substantial, necessitating immediate and strategic responses from both the developer community and the platform's extensive user base. This scenario would require a multifaceted approach to compliance, with developers in particular fac...


Physical-exercise-prescription-apps-research-findings

Physical exercise prescription apps research findings


Wednesday, February 28, 2024 by

In a context in which physical exercise is considered a key factor in healthy aging, a group of researchers led by the physiotherapist at the Parc Sanitari Pere Virgili health complex Luis Soto, working with experts in digital health at the Universitat Oberta de Catalunya (UOC), examined the mobile applications for exercise available in the leading app stores. Their obj...


Frostpunk-Beyond-the-Ice-opens-early-access

Frostpunk Beyond the Ice opens early access


Monday, February 5, 2024 by

Com2uS, in collaboration with NetEase and 11 bit studios, has opened Early Access for Frostpunk: Beyond the Ice on Google Play and Apple App Store for players living in the US, UK, and Philippines. Fans of the original Frostpunk, which has sold more than 3 million copies since its launch in 2018 and was a nominee for both the British Academy Film Awards and BAFTA Game A...


Vision-Pro-app-count-up-to-196-apps

Vision Pro app count up to 196 apps


Monday, January 29, 2024 by

New data from Appfigures suggests that Apple's Vision Pro mixed reality headset is facing a lukewarm response from app developers. As of the latest update, the Vision Pro's app store boasts just over 150 apps specifically designed for the device, a small fraction compared to the vast app store catalog of 1.8 million apps. It's important to clarify that th...


Super-App-will-emerge-in-the-US-soon-says-YuLife

Super App will emerge in the US soon says YuLife


Thursday, January 25, 2024 by

Reflecting on the evolution of mobile apps, many pinpoint the launch of the iPhone in 2007, or the debut of the App Store in 2008, as pivotal moments. However, I think back to 2004, the year Facebook emerged and subsequently dominated the app landscape for two decades. Today, Meta's big three - WhatsApp, Instagram, and Facebook - are among the top five most popular ...


Most-popular-digital-gaming-store-in-US-is-Amazon-says-Statista

Most popular digital gaming store in US is Amazon says Statista


Wednesday, January 24, 2024 by

A recent survey from data company Statista claims that Amazon is the most popular digital gaming store among United States gamers. The survey was conducted among 5,111 individuals who play video games and have spent money on digital purchases. The survey, which allowed multiple answers, asked the respondents "Where have you spent money online on digital video games...


Emergency-preparedness-app-Perci-launches

Emergency preparedness app Perci launches


Monday, January 15, 2024 by

In 2022, about 3.4 million Americans had to leave their homes because of natural disasters. Perci recently launched a comprehensive disaster readiness solution. It helps families plan for emergencies based on where they live and how many people are in their home. Perci App and evacuation vest: An all-in-one emergency preparedness solution 93% of Americans liv...


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Quantum SaaS TQ42 launches from Terra Quantum


Friday, December 15, 2023 by

Terra Quantum launched TQ42, a Quantum Software as a Service platform making powerful quantum solutions easily accessible to enterprises across sectors. TQ42 delivers access to Terra Quantum's advanced quantum algorithms and robust hybrid quantum cloud infrastructure, offering a streamlined, secure gateway for a range of users. Ideal for developers skilled in Pyt...


App-developer-trends-for-2024-according-to-Kochava

App developer trends for 2024 according to Kochava


Tuesday, December 12, 2023 by

Ethan Lewis is the CTO of Kochava, the real-time data solutions company for omnichannel attribution and measurement, and Vaunt, an open-source community engagement tool that helps organizations grow their developer communities. He discusses the rapid growth of the app industry and what’s next for application developers. What’s next for software developers...


AI-app-development-assistant-lands-from-NodeSource

AI app development assistant lands from NodeSource


Thursday, November 30, 2023 by

NodeSource, the Node.js observability, application management, monitoring, and security platform, announced the launch of the N|Solid Copilot, an AI assistant integrated into the Console of N|Solid Pro. Leveraging the N|Solid Pro platform to capture the most detailed telemetry for applications and paired with the company’s Node.js experts and OpenAI, the...


Top-50-AI-tools-according-to-Writerbudddy-report

Top 50 AI tools according to Writerbudddy report


Monday, November 27, 2023 by

AI has been an omnipresent theme over the past year, pushing boundaries and redefining several industries in a short space of time. An astounding number of over 24 billion visits were generated from September 2022 to August 2023 by just the top 50 AI tools, with an average monthly growth of 236.3 million visits. Out of this massive number, ChatGPT alone accounted for 14...


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EV charging station app from LeapCharger out now


Tuesday, November 21, 2023 by

LeapCharger, the electric vehicle (EV) charging company announced that its app is now available for download on the Google PlayStore. The launch comes on the heels of a series of beta tests conducted in numerous key and target markets to ensure proper mobile connectivity and availability, including Dubai, the United States, Canada, and India. According to LeapCh...


Mobile-gaming-cross-platform-Pley-brings-games-to-the-web

Mobile gaming cross platform Pley brings games to the web


Tuesday, November 21, 2023 by

Pley, the cross-platform solution that makes mobile games playable on the web, announced a partnership with Tilting Point to distribute its farming simulation game Homesteads: Dream Farm. Pley’s complete solution has enabled Tilting Point and game developer Enixan to port and distribute the title on Pley’s "native web" browser platform, e...


AI-app-store-optimization-services-from-SplitMetrics-and-App-Radar

AI app store optimization services from SplitMetrics and App Radar


Thursday, November 16, 2023 by

SplitMetrics, an American startup specializing in app growth solutions, has acquired App Radar, an Austrian app marketing and analytics platform in a seven-figure all-cash deal. The agreement creates the industry’s largest platform providing AI-powered services including paid user acquisition (UA), app store optimization (ASO), conversion rate optimization...


AI-voice-translator-app-launches-from-Addevice

AI voice translator app launches from Addevice


Thursday, November 9, 2023 by

Armenian software development company Addevice has launched idict, a mobile app that allows users to instantly translate both voice and text communications into 137 different languages. idict is now available for mobile phones and tablets on the Apple app store and Google Play. Addevice launches translation app Idict.AI, that allows users to instantly trans...


Free-GPS-Tracking-app-for-kids-this-Halloween

Free GPS Tracking app for kids this Halloween


Monday, October 30, 2023 by

Halloween is just around the corner, a time of year when children dress up in their favorite costumes and roam the neighborhoods in search of treats. While this festival is filled with fun and excitement, it also comes with concerns for parents about their children's safety. Recognizing the importance of this, Chirp GPS, the renowned tracking app, has stepped up in ...


Houston-ConnectSmart-app-celebrates-1-year-anniversary

Houston ConnectSmart app celebrates 1 year anniversary


Thursday, October 26, 2023 by

Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) officials announce how during its first year the Houston ConnectSmart app has made Houston more connected and less congested. Through the Houston ConnectSmart app, commuters receive tailored suggestions to improve their daily travel and have access to transportation tools and services that they cannot find anywhere else. Sin...


Galactic-Acres-mobile-game-anticipated-to-launch-early-2024

Galactic Acres mobile game anticipated to launch early 2024


Monday, October 23, 2023 by

Good Gaming, Inc. has announced its first mobile game from its strategic partnership with ViaOne Services. Galactic Acres represents a definitive leap forward for our company. With addictive gameplay, community-building initiatives, and cutting-edge Web3 experiences, Galactic Acres aims to revolutionize the mobile gaming landscape. We will offer a plethora of ...


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Mobile gaming ad platform AdInMo expands product team


Monday, October 23, 2023 by

AdInMo has expanded its product team with the appointment of Samuel Siqueira as Director of Data Science and Meraj Kunarajah as Strategic Advisor. Both come from DSP MediaMath and boast years of adtech and buy-side expertise. The appointments are timed perfectly as AdInMo’s platform pulls further ahead to enrich both its targeting and pioneering audience insigh...


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Gamesforum North America October 2023


Thursday, October 19, 2023 by

The highly anticipated Gamesforum North America 2023 is set to take center stage at the Bell Harbour International Conference Center in the vibrant city of Seattle, where industry leaders, and innovators in the realms of UA, Ad Monetisation, ASO, and Product will come together for one of the most important events on the games industry calendar. With a mission to foster ...


App-security-threat-report-results-from-Digital-Ai

App security threat report results from Digital Ai


Thursday, October 19, 2023 by

Digital.ai announced the results of its 1st annual Application Security Threat Report, illuminating and quantifying the risks to applications in the wild. The results reveal that 57% of all monitored apps are under attack, with gaming (63%) and FinServ (62%) the most likely to be attacked. The study found no correlation between an app’s popularity and likelihood o...


Cost-per-like-for-paid-posts-is-less-than-expected-says-Thumzup

Cost per like for paid posts is less than expected says Thumzup


Tuesday, October 17, 2023 by

Thumzup Media Corporation ("Thumzup" or the "Company") has announced that the estimated cost per like for paid posts* on its platform in August 2023 is $0.76, less expensive than the publicly-reported average Cost Per Like on major social media advertising platforms. The Thumzup mobile app, which is available for download in the App Store and Goog...


TikTok-sister-app-remains-major-money-spinner-for-ByteDance

TikTok sister app remains major money spinner for ByteDance


Friday, September 29, 2023 by

While TikTok continues dominating the social media space as the fastest-growing app in the market's history, its sister app, Douyin, remains the major money spinner for Chinese tech giant ByteDance. According to data presented by OnlyAccounts.io, as the highest-grossing iPhone app globally, Douyin grossed $372 million in July or nearly 30% more than TikTok. Ti...


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GPS tracker app celebrates 10 years in the app store with a new update


Wednesday, September 20, 2023 by

When it comes to the world of GPS tracking, the Chirp GPS app stands out for its user-friendliness. It has ranked highly in the app store since 2011, and has consistently consistently set the bar higher for GPS tracking apps. They've just rolled out a new update that simplifies the process of tracking friends, belongings, and shared adventures even further. GPS T...