App Business News – 18 January 2016

Mobile App News


This week in mobile app business news:

  • Apple says apps and in-app purchase sales were $1b for the 2 week holiday period. This set new weekly records for traffic and revenue back to back.

http://mobiledevmemo.com/memo/app-store-games-bring-in-1b-in-revenue-during-december-as-clash-of-clans-tops-the-charts/?d=e

  • iOS shipped more units than windows last year. The 2 year refresh cycle of mobile devices was a contributor to this, as well as the decline in Windows PC sales. Also mentions that iOS 9 is now on 75% of devices.

http://mobiledevmemo.com/memo/iphone-shipments-overtook-windows-in-2015-for-the-first-time-ios-9-adoption-hits-75/?d=e

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