Distimo Takes Over Casual Connect Europe

You’ve already seen our globe trotting event calendar for February. Now it’s time to take a closer look at the third stop on our tour around the world this month. To celebrate an event so close to our European headquarters, we’ve decided to go all out. To get a closer look at all the activities […]

Publication: What Is Needed For Top Positions In The App Stores?

How many downloads do you need to enter the top charts in the major app stores, and how much revenue is required to obtain a top spot in the top grossing ranks? At Distimo, these questions are among the questions we receive most often from our App Analytics users. Knowing what to expect in terms […]

A Granular App Level Look at Revenues: Google Play vs. Apple App Store

We proudly present this month’s publication providing a granular app level look at revenues in the Apple App Store and Google Play. In this report, Distimo debunks some of the myths surrounding application level revenue in Google Play and the Apple App Store. One of those myths is that although the (free) download volumes in […]

Analyzing MessageMe’s uptake by Daily Downloads

The smartphone’s primary function used to be calling and texting, however, over the years communication via apps have increased in popularity instead. Popular communication applications across the globe are WhatsApp, LINE and Facebook Messenger. Earlier in March 2013, a new communication app was released in the Apple App Store and Google Play: MessageMe by MessageMe, Inc. […]

Publication: The New Apps in the Crowd

Top applications come and go all the time. But who are the newcomers in the application market? And which new applications should you be on the lookout for in 2013? Distimo is therefore pleased to share with you this month’s publication, “The New Apps in the Crowd”. This month’s publication studied new publishers and new […]

Publication: The Impact of Price Changes

We’re please to share our first monthly publication of 2013. This month’s publication focuses on the effect of price changes on download volumes and revenue in the Apple App Store for iPhone and iPad. Many developers discount their apps from time to time, with some of them being very successful. We take a look at our data to learn […]

Publication: 2012 Year In Review

It is our pleasure to release our latest Distimo Publication. This report will give an overview of the most important developments in the Apple App Store and Google Play in 2012. How did the stores develop over the last year? Which store generates most revenue nowadays? What are the most downloaded apps and what are the […]

Publication: Discover The Windows Store

Windows 8 was released for general availability to the public about a month ago. With the launch of Windows 8, the Windows Store now enables customers to easily download and update software on the system. We believe the Windows Store will become an important channel in digital software distribution, which is why we already support this app store. […]

Distimo Month Report Webinar: Impact of App Translations

This week we released our latest Distimo Publication, which you can download here. This month’s report focuses on the translation of apps in native languges and its impact on downloads and revenues. Free monthly report webinar With this month’s report, we will also provide additional background in the form of a free monthly webinar. We […]

Publication: The Impact of App Translations

The app ecosystem is one of the first truly global markets as all major app stores operate in the majority of the countries. Despite the global characteristics of the app ecosystem, content in each store largely differs from country to country. The focus on localization explains these differences. Apps could be localized with local promotional […]