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App Store race sees Google leading downloads while Apple wins revenues

New data from tech analysts Canalys (via <i>TechCrunch</i>) shows Google leading downloads, with Google Play accounting for 51 percent of the market against Apple’s 40 percent, but Apple well ahead in monetisation, taking 74 percent against “close to 20 percent” for Google.<p>Q1 2013 app store downloads …

Google and Apple Losing Mobile Advertising Market to Publishers

Research firm IDC today announced the release of a new report covering the mobile advertising market, noting that ad networks such as those from Google and Apple are losing traction to publishers able to use their size to drive their own advertising sales.<p>Where in past years, ad networks such as …

CHART OF THE DAY: Why People Watch Video On Their Smartphones

<i>This chart comes from Business Insider Intelligence, a new research and and analysis service focused on the mobile and Internet industries. Sign up for a free trial here.</i><p>Video consumption on mobile phones has grown faster than PC video or tablet video in the last year, and 41 million people in the …

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An iPhone Lover’s Take On The Facebook Phone

“This is not a Facebook Phone.” Yeah, whatever. The HTC First is the first phone that has Facebook partnering up with an OEM to bake an Android pie with Facebook Home filling, so I’m calling it the Facebook Phone. There will be more. This is just the first. And guess what?<p>It’s really good.<p>Sitting …

Cloud wars to rage on with dueling OpenStack, AWS events next week

Advertisement<p>6 Comments<p>Credit: Shutterstock / Alexey Repka<p>Neither of the principal parties would admit this, but the competition between the …

“Mobile” computing no longer exists

Anyone who has an interest in the future of computing and mobile should consider the following developments:<p><b>PC manufacturers, it is rumored, are collaborating with Google on notebook computers that will run the Android operating system.</b> Yet Android is the “mobile” OS that powers the majority of the …

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