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Ekata-releases-global-identity-verification-dataset

Ekata releases global identity verification dataset


Tuesday, June 16, 2020 by

Ekata announced the release of the latest innovation to its global identity verification dataset, Network Score. Network Score is a machine learning prediction that enables businesses to better identify good and bad customers based on a series of insights. The new dataset flags potentially risky digital transactions and fraudulent customers by analyzing the activity pat...


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Adjust hires Ville Mikkola as Head of CAAF


Monday, March 23, 2020 by

Adjust announced a new senior hire to spearhead its Coalition Against Ad Fraud (CAAF). Ville Mikkola joins as Head of CAAF, the industry-wide alliance founded by Adjust to tackle ad fraud.  Ad fraud stands as one of the biggest threats to marketing success, having claimed an estimated $42 billion of ad dollars in 2019. Founded by Adjust in 2017, CAAF is a coalit...


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Latin America loves business and finance apps Adjust study finds


Tuesday, February 25, 2020 by

Adjust global app benchmarks data for Q4 2019 reveals that Latin America has the highest average retention rate (9.36%) for Business & Finance apps after the first day a user installs the app. This strong app loyalty is noteworthy as financial technology in the region continues to evolve and expand. Consumers continue to embrace the convenience of payment apps li...


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StrandHogg Android vulnerability identified


Thursday, December 5, 2019 by

Promon, a Norwegian app security company, has identified tangible evidence of a dangerous Android vulnerability that allows malware to pose as any legitimate app, granting hackers access to private SMS’ and photos, steal victims’ log-in credentials, track movements, make and/or record phone conversations, and spy through a phone’s camera and microphone...


-Facebook-remains-the-top-media-source-for-app-installs

Facebook remains the top media source for app installs


Monday, September 30, 2019 by

AppsFlyer released the ninth edition of the Performance Index. For the very first time, Google has surpassed Facebook in the total number of attributed installs, increasing its share of the app install pie eightfold in the last five years. Importantly, Facebook remains the top media source in the Index's global power rankings, delivering high-quality users in mos...


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Code platform Pulumi 1.0 released


Monday, September 9, 2019 by

Pulumi Corporation announced the general availability of version 1.0 of its modern Infrastructure as Code platform. Pulumi 1.0 introduces new capabilities designed to help developer and operations teams overcome organizational silos and achieve best-in-class levels of productivity, reliability, and security on any cloud using familiar programming languages and open-sour...


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Electroneum proves there is a real utility for cryptocurrency users


Friday, September 6, 2019 by

Electroneum users can now top up Claro, TIM, Vivo and Oi mobile airtime and data with ETN. This is the first time 95% of a country can top up airtime and data with ETN. Brazil currently represents the fastest-growing Electroneum community. The expansion unlocks new opportunities to partner with other major corporations, retailers, and businesses. After great success ...


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American dating app registrations drop almost 500 percent


Friday, February 15, 2019 by

Liftoff released its third annual dating apps research and analysis. The most comprehensive and longitudinal study of its kind, the data reveals sweeping demographic and regional changes in the world of dating apps that mobile marketers need to know to succeed in 2019. Chief among the insights are the rise of Latin America (LATAM), a drop-off in North America (NAR), and...


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Tech consumer goods market reaches $1.01 trillion worldwide


Tuesday, January 8, 2019 by

The global market for technical consumer goods (TCG) exceeded the one-trillion mark for the first time in 2018 with sales of €1.01 trillion*. This is a four percent increase on the previous year. The product segments of telecommunications (+7 percent), small domestic appliances (+7 percent), consumer electronics/photo (+6 percent), and information technology/office...


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Key insights into app performance and competition from Adjust


Wednesday, December 5, 2018 by

Adjust recently launched the second iteration of its Global Benchmarks tool - offering an overview of the mobile marketing landscape and bringing more transparency to the industry. Based on the company’s aggregated database, Adjust’s Global Benchmarks 2.0 analyzes data from over 7,000 apps and billions of installs. It allows mobile marketers to see t...


Mobile-marketing-benchmark-tool-by-Adjust-brings-light-to-marketers

Mobile marketing benchmark tool by Adjust brings light to marketers


Monday, November 26, 2018 by

Adjust announced the second version of its free mobile benchmarking tool - updated with even more sophisticated metrics and a wider range of data than before. Designed to empower marketers and publishers to better understand the mobile marketing landscape, the tool is the first of its kind to make specific KPIs, such as session data, publicly available. With time spent ...


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Nexmo Customer Communication API Connector gets a boost from WhatsApp


Friday, September 28, 2018 by

Vonage announced that its Nexmo Communication API Connector, available on MuleSoft's Anypoint Platform, is now integrated with the WhatsApp Business solution. This integration enables MuleSoft customers to leverage the new WhatsApp Business solution to elevate their customer engagement. Simple integration of Nexmo APIs into WhatsApp Business solution workflows el...


Node.js-developer-survey-reveals-unique-environment-insights

Node.js developer survey reveals unique environment insights


Tuesday, June 5, 2018 by

The Node.js Foundation announced the availability of its Node.js User Survey Report. Key findings of the survey reveal the benefits of Node.js expand over time, resulting most often in improved developer productivity and satisfaction and reduced development costs. Containers and cloud-native computing are on the rise with 58% of overall users noting they using Kubernete...


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Worldwide smartphone demand in 2017 totaled 1.46 billion units


Tuesday, January 30, 2018 by

The North America smartphone market saw demand jump six percent year-on-year in 4Q17, its strongest growth in over two years. Sales value increased by four percent to US $28.5 billion. As a result, sales in 2017 rose two percent compared to 2016, totaling 201.3 million units. This recent upturn is not expected to last, though; GfK forecasts demand in North America to be...


Apple-search-ads-is-taking-a-big-bite-of-the-market

Apple search ads is taking a big bite of the market


Thursday, October 26, 2017 by

AppsFlyer has announced the release of their annual AppsFlyer Performance Index H1 2017 - Edition V in their latest blog post. The index gives insights into the leading advertising networks in the mobile gaming and app industries.In the report, Apple Search Ads hit the #1 spot in the iOS ROI Index with a 30% higher ARPU and a 40% lower price than the other networks in t...


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The Google adoption case was just presented


Thursday, September 28, 2017 by

ilegra will be participating in the Gartner Symposium/ITxpo 2017 and presenting results Whirlpool Latin America reached with the migration of the communication and collaboration platform for Google. The case will be exhibited by Whirlpool Latin America's CIO, Renata Marques, on October 3rd, at 10:30am.During Whirlpool's presentation, which owns KitchenAid, Brastemp and ...


The-best-month-to-acquire-users-is-in-September-finds-new-report

The best month to acquire users is in September finds new report


Wednesday, June 21, 2017 by

Liftoff, a mobile app marketing and retargeting company, has released a new report providing surprising insight into behaviors and trends in the rapidly growing world of mobile shopping. The data reveals the best month to acquire users is in September, ahead of the holiday shopping frenzy, and also examines geographical differences in mobile user engagement between Nort...


ApexBrasil-showcases-Brazil

ApexBrasil showcases Brazil's finest at SXSW


Friday, March 10, 2017 by

The Brazilian Trade and Investment Promotion Agency (Apex-Brasil) will showcase 68 of Brazil’s most exciting companies at the 2017 SXSW Interactive Festival. As part of its mission to bring the best of Brazil to the world’s global investors and trade fairs, Apex-Brasil will share the abundance of opportunities that exist in its vibrant ecosystem with attendees at SXSW I...


MeshKit-launches-so-you-can-send-data-to-apps-even-without-Internet

MeshKit launches so you can send data to apps even without Internet


Tuesday, February 28, 2017 by

Open Garden, Inc. announced the release of MeshKit, a new platform for app developers. MeshKit is built on Open Garden’s technology in enabling peer-to-peer offline connectivity.The number of smartphones around the world is expected to reach over 6 billion by 2020. Yet many people are not able to use popular apps and services, particularly across Asia, Africa and Latin ...


IBM-and-the-Weather-Company-just-introduced-mesh-network-alerts-

IBM and the Weather Company just introduced mesh network alerts


Wednesday, February 15, 2017 by

IBM and The Weather Company, an IBM Business, have introduced a new Mesh Network Alerts technology that provides a mobile method of communicating with underserved populations in developing countries to notify of potential severe weather events or disasters - even in areas with limited Internet connection, or cellular networks are disrupted due to an outage. Develop...


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Getting beer faster in the Caribbean with F5m tablets


Wednesday, February 8, 2017 by

Xplore Technologies Corp.​, a tablet computer manufacturer, has announced that one of the largest beer distributors in the Caribbean has begun using their Motion F5m tablets to track and schedule beer shipments among its 600 delivery trucks in the Dominican Republic. The company is also using F5m tablets to run an inventory control management application on its bottling...


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PMR's report on the global SecurityasaService market


Monday, December 19, 2016 by

Adopting the business model of Security-as-a-Service (SaaS) has become a pragmatic choice for companies looking at integrating security with their business infrastructure. Furthermore, emerging technological trends related to the Internet of Things (IoT) and cloud-computing will continue to compel more businesses towards implementation of a Security-as-a-Service busines...


Why-Nearshoring-is-the-solution-to-retaining-your-DevOps-team

Why Nearshoring is the solution to retaining your DevOps team


Tuesday, November 15, 2016 by

DevOps used to be in the domain of Silicon Valley innovators. But now the concept, which emphasizes tight integration between software developers and IT infrastructure professionals, has exploded into the mainstream. In fact, Gartner predicts approximately 25 percent of Global 2000 companies will have adopted DevOps in 2016, meaning more and more teams are now...


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Newzoo offers insight into the app market with new survey report


Wednesday, October 5, 2016 by

Global market intelligence firm Newzoo has announced the release of its first Global Mobile Market Report, a unique publication on the global mobile ecosystem, including global app revenues and forecasts, device brand market share, smartphone penetration, and consumer profiling.    According to the report, global app revenues will reach $44.8 billion in 2016...


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Our 40th Issue Published Today: App Developer Magazine September 2016


Thursday, September 1, 2016 by

With the release of our September 2016 issue of App Developer Magazine we just hit 40 total published magazines, and the end of the Summer season of app development.Thanks to all of the countless readers, contributors, and sponsors for helping us look so good, and believing in our mission! I think this is one of our best issues yet!With over 4500 pub...


Latin-American-App-Users-Up-for-Grabs-by-Android-Developers-and-Hardware-Makers

Latin American App Users Up for Grabs by Android Developers and Hardware Makers


Friday, August 5, 2016 by

Editors note: Contributed by Chris Klotzbach, Director at Flurry from Yahoo and Lali Kesiraju, Marketing and Analytics Manager With the 2016 Rio Olympics starting today, we decided to take a look at smartphone and app growth in Latin America. Though the region has been slower to adopt mobile apps in years past, largely a result of limited high-speed data connectivi...


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New Survey Provides Insights Into Most Popular Languages for Translating Apps


Thursday, June 9, 2016 by

One Hour Translation has released the results of a new survey which provides insights into the most popular languages that English-language apps are translated into by app publishers in the United States and United Kingdom.The data was collected in first quarter of 2016 and shows that 28% of all mobile applications written in English by U.S. developers are int...


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Mobile Game Market Predicted to Overtake PC with $37 Billion in Revenue for 2016


Tuesday, April 26, 2016 by

Newzoo has released the latest quarterly update of its “Global Games Market Report”, which predicts that the total game market revenue in 2016 will be just shy of $100 billion ($99.6 billion) up 8.5% when compared to 2015. For the first time mobile game revenue will overtake PC gaming with $36.9 billion, up 21.3% globally. Regionally, APAC continues to lead all reg...


Opera-Launches-New-Android-App-Subscription-Service-Through-Carrier-Billing

Opera Launches New Android App Subscription Service Through Carrier Billing


Wednesday, February 10, 2016 by

Opera has launched the Opera Apps Club subscription service for premium Android apps providing an alternative distribution and app monetization model for apps based on an unlimited “all you can download” subscription offer, payable through carrier billing systems.The Opera Apps Club is an outgrowth of Opera’s acquisition of Bemobi in August 2015. The service was origina...


Google-AdMob-Hosts-Student-App-Challenge-App-Building-Competition

Google AdMob Hosts Student App Challenge App Building Competition


Monday, February 1, 2016 by

Google’s AdMob is  launching its second AdMob Student App Challenge, an app building competition open to students actively enrolled at any educational institution across the globe. The prizes will include a week-long trip to San Francisco and a visit to the Googleplex.To win the challenge, participants will need to build an app (either Android or iOS) and create a ...


Latin-America-and-Asia-Pacific-Are-Leading-Growth-Markets-for-Mobile-Advertising

Latin America and Asia Pacific Are Leading Growth Markets for Mobile Advertising


Monday, November 16, 2015 by

According to a recent report, emerging markets in Latin America and Asia Pacific continue to offer high growth mobile advertising opportunities but the traditional powerhouses of the United States, India, United Kingdom, Russia and Germany are still dominating ad dollars.The data comes from Smaato’s Q3 2015 Global Trends in Mobile Programmatic Report which analyzed data...


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Buy App Installs For Your Android App at Just 35 Cents With WildTangent


Wednesday, August 12, 2015 by

WildTangent is currently offering app publishers a 35 cent CPI Android app install promotion for the US and Europe. The limited time promotion is for non-incentivized, user opt-in installs. Partners using this CPI program pay for first launch, not install. WildTangent’s platform is one of the world’s fastest growing CPI networks and expects to achieve 2 million And...


Bango-Extends-Carrier-Billing-App-Monetization-Platform-to-New-Markerts

Bango Extends Carrier Billing App Monetization Platform to New Markerts


Friday, June 26, 2015 by

Bango has extended its carrier billing routes for app store partners in several additional markets providing added reach for the Bango Payment Platform to service mobile app monetization needs of the growing global app store economy.The Bango Platform enables one-click mobile payment, acting as a single point of integration for app stores and mobile network operators, p...


Fortumo-Now-Offers-Subscription-Payments-Through-Carrier-Billing-for-Windows-Phone-and-Windows-8

Fortumo Now Offers Subscription Payments Through Carrier Billing for Windows Phone and Windows 8


Wednesday, December 31, 2014 by

Mobile payments company Fortumo has announced that it has launched subscription payments using carrier billing for Windows Phone and Windows 8. Developers building apps for these Microsoft platforms can now increase their subscription payment coverage by enabling carrier billing for users without credit cards in 83 markets.Fortumo is currently rolling out subscriptions ...


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Android Mobile Install Rates Triple in Emerging Markets for Q3


Friday, October 17, 2014 by

AppFlood has published it Global Mobile Android Advertising Insights report for Q3 2014, revealing general global mobile advertising benchmarks including ad spend, install rates, and CPIs. The report is part of a series of quarterly mobile indexes, updates, and insights into the global mobile industry.The report shows emerging regions are a fertile ground for mobile app...