App downloads

Consumers Spent $170 Billion on App Downloads Worldwide in 2021

According to App Annie’s latest State of Mobile 2022 report, worldwide consumer spending on mobile apps across iOS, Google Play, and third-party Android app stores in China reached $170 billion in 2021 (via TechCrunch). In terms of app downloads, 230 billion were downloaded worldwide in 2021 setting another record. The report also highlights that global app...

Global Downloads of Health and Fitness Apps Surge 47% in Q2 2020

Marking the largest year-over-year increase ever for Q2, the global downloads of Health and Fitness category apps are already up a record 47% in 2020 amid the global COVID-19 pandemic, surpassing 656 million with a month still remaining in the quarter, Sensor Tower is reporting. According to Sensor Tower Store Intelligence estimates, the revenue growth...

Super Mario Run Downloads Surpass 2.85 Million on First Day

Nintendo’s Super Mario Run for iPhone debuted yesterday in the App Store in 151 countries worldwide and already, it has been downloaded over 2.85 million times, according to analytics firm Apptopia (via The Verge). In comparison, Pokémon Go was only downloaded 900,000 times in its first day of availability. The highly anticipated title has however received a less warm reception than anticipated, sending...