Distimo Launches Free App Store Analytics Tool for Mobile Developers

Big day for the whole team here at Distimo. Today we are launching Distimo Monitor in public beta! Many thanks goes out to all the developers that helped us improve Monitor in the last months. So what does Distimo Monitor do? Monitor is a free app store analytics tool for mobile developers that offers insight [...]

Verizon VCast App Store Launching Next Week

At the end of June last year, Verizon announced its plans to launch the VCast application store. Now at CTIA Wireless 2010, Verizon disclosed the launch date; March 29. The store will initially support BlackBerry devices, with more platforms to follow. Verizon already offered applications to their subscribers for several years, but only for the [...]

Distimo Report – February 2010 – Worldwide Apple App Store

It is our pleasure to release our monthly Distimo Report, based on February 2010 data. This monthly report focuses on the worldwide Apple App Store. The major findings are: The most popular applications are the most expensive in Europe ($3.86 average), and the least expensive applications are in North America ($2.43) and Asia ($2.69). Overall [...]

Google Android Market Goes Paid In Canada

Right now the Google Android Market is available in 25 countries. In each of these countries free apps are available, but the support for paid applications was limited to 11 countries. Last Tuesday Google added support for paid apps in Canada, bringing the number of countries with paid content to 12. Since the availability of [...]

Distimo Speaking At CTIA Las Vegas

Next week, the CTIA Wireless conference will be held in Las Vegas. The International CTIA Wireless show is a worldwide wireless event that brings together the wireless and converged communications, wireless broadband, mobile web computing and data industries. This year will be the 25th edition of the event. On the first day of the conference, [...]

Microsoft Announces Marketplace Update For Windows Phone 7

Right now Microsoft is holding its MiX10 conference in Las Vegas. At this conference the company announced new details on its upcoming Windows Phone 7 operating system. One of the announcements is an updated version of the Windows Marketplace that will come with the Windows Phone 7 Series. The first of these phones will become [...]

An App Store In ….. A Car

After phones, gaming devices, e-readers, televisions, netbooks, tablets, PC’s and smart pens now even cars will get their very own app store. Ford revealed they will soon start an in-car application store. This announcement was made on the South By South West Interactive conference in Austin Texas. The store will allow developers to build software that will run in customizable displays [...]

Our Presentation From Plugg 2010

Yesterday we were at Plugg 2010. Big thanks to the Plugg team for organizing a great European event with an audience of many cool new start-ups and VC’s. Distimo was one of the three finalists that got to present at the event’s startup rally. Twenty start-ups got to pitch their company in 2 minutes. To [...]