Distimo Launches iOS® App to Help Developers Track Their Own App Store Analytics and Their Competitors'

SAN FRANCISCO– October 22, 2013 – Distimo (http://www.distimo.com), the globally recognized app store analytics leader, announced the launch today of its new Distimo iOS® app, the first mobile app to offer users the ability to check the performance of their own and competing apps across any app store from the palm of their hand. The Distimo iOS app taps into the full suite of Distimo App Analytics tools, and offers comprehensive analysis and tracking of daily downloads, revenues, in-app purchases, and reviews in all major app stores including the Apple App Store, Google Play, Amazon Appstore, Samsung Apps, Apple Mac Store, Windows Phone Marketplace, Windows Store, BlackBerry World, and Nokia Ovi Store. The Distimo iOS app is available now as a free download in the Apple App Store.

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Distimo Introduces New App Trends Data Service

SAN FRANCISCO – JULY 30, 2013 – Distimo (http://www.distimo.com), the globally recognized app store analytics leader, announced the launch today of Distimo App Trends, a new, easy-to-use resource that enables, developers, financial services companies, mobile marketing executives and journalists to search for and view the daily download and revenue trends for the last two weeks for any app worldwide. Daily ranking data for every app worldwide in any category where it is ranked in an app store is also available, and all data can be searched by individual country. Supported app stores include the Apple App Store®, Google Play® and the Amazon Appstore®, and the App Trends service is offered free of charge on the Distimo website.

“Our new App Trends service provides a new degree of transparency to the mobile app market that has not been easily accessible to users before, and offers true insight into an app’s uptake and success over time. Services that provide free insight into the uptake of apps are in high demand, including our own Distimo Leaderboards, but all of these services have only shown ranking data – until now,” said Vincent Hoogsteder, CEO and co-founder of Distimo. “We’re excited to bring the first global service to market where anyone that works in the mobile sector can have access to daily download and revenue trends at their fingertips.”

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New Distimo Conversion Tracking Provides App Developers with a One-stop Shop to Analyze App Transaction Data and the Lifetime Value of App Users

AMSTERDAM – JUNE 19, 2013 – Distimo (http://www.distimo.com), the globally recognized app store market data and analytics leader, today announced the launch of Distimo Conversion Tracking, a free SDK (Software Development Kit) that offers app developers a one-stop shop to measure and analyze their app transaction value and the lifetime value of their app users. Utilizing a single cross-platform link, Distimo Conversion Tracking effortlessly directs consumers to the right app store, and enables developers to easily identify what country and traffic source their app users are coming from and what devices they are using. Available immediately, Distimo Conversion Tracking is free to use and supports iOS™, Android™, Windows Phone™, Adobe AIR™ and PhoneGap™.

“Until today, there has been no product available for developer that combines both data from app stores as well as conversion tracking. Distimo Conversion Tracking offers app developers a one-stop shop solution built on a true understanding of the mission critical need they have to understand everything about their daily transactions in the app market,” said Vincent Hoogsteder, CEO and co-founder of Distimo. The highly accurate insight provided by Distimo Conversion Tracking into the lifetime value of their app users combined with data from their marketing campaigns across all possible app store revenue sources will ultimately help app developers accelerate their growth and make better business decisions.”

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Distimo Announces Key Executive Appointments and New Office Openings in New York City, San Francisco, London and Singapore

AMSTERDAM – MAY 14, 2013 – Distimo (http://www.distimo.com), the globally recognized leader in app store market data and analytics, today announced several key executive appointments designed to scale business development efforts, drive global sales and strategic partnerships, and deepen the company’s stronghold as the world’s most trusted source for accurate app store market data and analytics. The company also announced the simultaneous opening of new offices in New York City, San Francisco, London, and Singapore.

″Today marks another major milestone in Distimo’s four-year history with the opening of our new global offices in four of the world’s most important cities for business,″ said Vincent Hoogsteder, CEO and cofounder of Distimo. ″Our new team of proven sales and business development leaders in the mobile and financial services sectors are committed and driven to help companies, publishers and developers gain actionable business intelligence across all of their app initiatives.″

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Distimo and Adobe Announce Integrated Data Offering for the Enterprise

AMSTERDAM – March 7, 2013 – Distimo (http://www.distimo.com), a globally recognized leader in app store market data and analytics, today announced the introduction of a new enterprise offering that enables large publishers and brands, to integrate Distimo’s highly accurate app store data into their existing software. Distimo enterprise launch partner, Adobe Systems Incorporated (NASDAQ: ADBE) will integrate and automatically sync Distimo’s app store data and analytics with Adobe® Analytics, a real-time, high-performance analytics and reporting platform.

Mutual customers of the two companies will gain deep insight into their app store data such as the ability to view their application’s downloads, one-off revenue, in-app revenue, and rankings for every major app store worldwide – including the Apple App Store, Google Play, Amazon Appstore, BlackBerry World, and Windows Phone/Windows Store.

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Distimo Launches AppIQ and Daily App Leaderboard

AMSTERDAM – October 18, 2012 Distimo (http://www.distimo.com), a globally recognized leader in app store market data and analytics, today announced the launch of AppIQ, a new, first of its kind data service for developers and financial services companies that provides the daily estimated download and revenue volumes of any iOS (iPhone, iPad) or Android app in the global marketplace in 40 countries.

The company also announced the launch of Distimo Leaderboard, which allows users to analyze the top apps in every country, category and app store, individually every day. Supported stores for the Leaderboard include the Amazon Appstore, Apple App Store, Apple Mac App Store, BlackBerry App World, Google Play, Nokia Ovi Store, Samsung Apps, and the Windows Phone 7 Marketplace.

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Distimo and interarrows Announce Strategic Sales Partnership in Japan

TOKYO and AMSTERDAM – June 18, 2012Interarrows, Inc., a provider of digital marketing and global Internet market data, today announced an official partnership agreement with Distimo.

Distimo and interarrows we are launching a joint product, which consists of Distimo data that is analyzed and presented specifically for the local Japanese market by interarrows. The joint product is aimed at the Japanese companies that plan to enter into the global app market or expand their business outside Japan, and is a vital tool to support their strategic decision making regarding focus countries, platforms, application categories, prices and business models.

The Japanese market offers a hotbed of developer activity that is increasingly placing its focus on global app distribution, and our partnership with interarrows represents an important step as we move into the Asian market. Japan is a crucial country for mobile app distribution: it is the second largest country globally based on app monetization from the leading app stores, trailing only the United States, and it is also a top three country when looking at the overall download volume of applications.

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Introducing Distimo AppLink, Cross-Platform App Store Distribution and Marketing Made Easy

UTRECHT, The Netherlands – May 31 2012– Distimo today announced the global launch of Distimo AppLink, a new, easy-to-use, cross-platform app distribution service that provides developers with a one-stop shop for detailed insight into their app distribution analytics and their app sales funnel. Developers who use Distimo AppLink can create and communicate one single short URL for apps that are available on multiple platforms, and can also track consumers who want their application on platforms that are not yet supported by the developer. Distimo AppLink provides app publishers with detailed statistics about their marketing campaigns and the effectiveness of different channels, and also helps consumers easily share apps they discover with their friends, family and colleagues, independent of the other person’s mobile device.
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Distimo Partners With CCS Insight To Launch App VU Global

LONDON and AMSTERDAM — 3 April 2012CCS Insight, a major telecommunications analyst company, and Distimo, a globally recognized leader in app store analytics, today announced findings from a new product, App VU Global. It reveals that demand for apps showed no sign of letting up in the period after Christmas, a key sales period for smartphones and tablets. Developed collaboratively between CCS Insight and Distimo, App VU Global combines extensive data with incisive analysis of the performance of software stores and the global apps market. This unique product identifies important trends and makes detailed comparisons across all major app stores.
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Distimo Introduces New App Store Benchmarking Tools to Distimo Monitor

UTRECHT, The Netherlands – September 7, 2011 – Free App Store Analytics Tool Offers Deep Benchmarking to Help Developers Maximize App Store Revenues and Extend Geographic Reach. Distimo, a globally recognized leader in app store analytics, announced today that Distimo Monitor, the free cross-platform app store monitoring and analytics tool for developers, now offers a variety of deep benchmarking capabilities to help developers maximize their app store revenues across eight different app stores and extend the global geographic reach of their apps.
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Distimo Monitor, Now with Support for Windows Phone 7 and Apple Mac App Store

UTRECHT, The Netherlands – March 30, 2011– Distimo, a globally recognized app store analytics leader announced today that Distimo Monitor, the free app store analytics tool for developers, now offers support for Windows Phone 7 Marketplace and the Apple Mac App Store as well as the Apple App Store for iPhone, Apple App Store for iPad, BlackBerry App World, Google Android Market and Nokia Ovi Store.
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Distimo and MEF Publish European App Store Market Report

LONDON, UK and UTRECHT, The Netherlands – 24 March 2011– Distimo, a globally recognized leader in app store analytics, and Mobile Entertainment Forum (MEF), the global trade body of the mobile media and entertainment industry, today announced the publication of a new report on the European app store market in France, Germany, Italy, Poland, Russia, Spain and the United Kingdom. The information included in the report is aggregated across all of these countries, and covers the Apple App Store for iPhone, Apple App Store for iPad, BlackBerry App World (worldwide), Google Android Market, Nokia Ovi Store, Palm App Catalog, and Windows Phone 7 Marketplace during January 2011.
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Distimo Monitor Adds Support for BlackBerry App World and Nokia Ovi Store

Utrecht, The Netherlands – October 12, 2010 – Distimo, the innovative app store analytics company announced today that Distimo Monitor, the free app store analytics tool for mobile developers, now supports BlackBerry App World and Nokia Ovi Store in addition to Google Android Market, and the Apple App Store for iPhone and iPad. Distimo Monitor is a free app store analytics tool for mobile developers that gives valuable insight into the performance of their apps and their competitors’ in multiple app stores.
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Distimo Partners With GSMA In Launch Of New Mobile Apps Briefing

Amsterdam, The Netherlands – September 8, 2010 – Distimo, the innovative mobile app store analytics company, today announced that it is partnering with the GSMA to deliver Mobile Apps Briefing, the new online publication and portal from the GSMA focused on the booming worldwide apps market and economy.
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Distimo and MEF Announce Publication of Emerging Markets Report

London, UK and Utrecht, The Netherlands – April 8, 2010 – Distimo, the leading innovative mobile app store analytics company, and Mobile Entertainment Forum (MEF), the global trade body of the mobile media and entertainment industry, today announced a strategic partnership that includes the publication of a new report on the ‘Emerging Markets’ in the Apple App Store. The ‘Emerging Markets’ covered in the report are Jordan, Kuwait, Qatar, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates, with data from the United States included for comparison purposes.
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Distimo Launches Free App Store Analytics Tool for Mobile Developers

Utrecht, The Netherlands – March 30, 2010 – Distimo, the innovative app store analytics company today announced the public beta launch of Distimo Monitor, a free app store analytics tool for mobile developers that offers insight into the performance of a developer’s apps and their competitors’ in multiple app stores.
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