iOS 6 Shakes Up The Ranks But No Significant Changes In The Ranking Algorithm

There has been a lot of buzz lately about a new algorithm to determine the rankings in the iOS 6 Appstore. Many developers noticed a substantial decrease in ranking popularity without large changes in the daily download volume. As the rankings is an important means of discovery¬†its important to understand if Apple indeed changed the […]

Do Free Apps Really Account For 89% Of All Downloads?

A few days ago a report was released noting that free applications account for over 89% of all downloads in the various app stores. At Distimo we frequently give our take on similar numbers and although 89% seems a very high figure we are having doubts that it might be even higher. So let’s have […]