Mobile Gaming Trends: Popularity, Pricing and Monetization

It is our pleasure to release our latest Distimo Publication. This publication covers the Apple App Store for iPad, Apple App Store for iPhone, Apple Mac App Store, BlackBerry App World, GetJar, Google Android Market, Nokia Ovi Store, Palm App Catalog, and Windows Phone 7 Marketplace in the United States in June 2011. The major findings [...]

Apple App Store Expands To 33 New Countries

Last weekend Apple announced the expansion of the App Store for iPhone, iPad and Mac to 33 new territories.  Several new countries in Africa (Tanzania, Ghana), the Middle East (Yemen, Oman) and even Europe (Iceland, Cyprus) were added. In South America most of the new countries were added.  Users in, among others, Belize, Bermuda, Bolivia, [...]

GetJar and Amazon Appstore Support Added To Distimo Monitor

Distimo Monitor, our free app store analytics tool for app developers, now has support for GetJar and Amazon Appstore! More Android Stores; GetJar and Amazon Appstore A year ago, Distimo Monitor started supporting Google Android Market. In October 2010, we added support for BlackBerry App World and Nokia Ovi Store. Earlier this year, Windows Phone 7 Marketplace [...]

Bringing Back The Carrier Portal? Vodafone Launches Android Market Channel.

Last April we reported that Google was adding support for manufactures and carriers to have their own section of promoted applications within the Android Market. Sony Ericsson was the first player to offer such a channel and now Vodafone is following as well. An interesting move, considering the fact that Vodafone already offers an own app store [...]