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George Slefo / Ad Age:
Reddit to debut Promoted User Posts on August 4, a new ad offering that lets marketers sponsor user-generated posts   —  Marketers Will Be Allowed to Sponsor (Consenting) Redditors' Posts  —  Picture this: It's 2020 and Reddit is the third most downloaded app in Apple's App Store …
Jul 27, 2016, 11:20 AMIn context
Business Wire:
Apple Reports Third Quarter Results   —  Services Revenue Grows 19% as App Store Hits All-Time Record  —  CUPERTINO, Calif.—(BUSINESS WIRE)—Apple® today announced financial results for its fiscal 2016 third quarter ended June 25, 2016.  The Company posted quarterly revenue of $42.4 billion …
Jul 26, 2016, 4:33 PMIn context
Dean Takahashi / VentureBeat:
Zynga launches Words With Friends EDU, adding teacher lesson plans, student progress tracking, educational content and new in-game bonuses, more   —  Zynga has launched a new version of its Words With Friends word game for classrooms.  The new Words With Friends EDU is part of an ongoing effort …
Jul 26, 2016, 2:30 PMIn context
Sensor Tower App Marketing Blog:
Pokémon Go hits 75M+ worldwide downloads, has launched in 32 markets and is top for App Store revenue in all of them   —  Niantic's smash hit Pokémon GO has barreled past another major lifetime milestone, having surpassed 50 million worldwide downloads on Google Play alone over the weekend.
Jul 26, 2016, 2:25 PMIn context
Chris Kohler / Wired:
Nintendo did not create Pokémon Go, and the game's success is not an indication that the Japanese company finally gets mobile   —  Pokemon Go is one of the biggest mobile games ever, but don't mistake it for the solution to Nintendo's problems.  If anything, it's a symptom.
Jul 23, 2016, 1:40 PMIn context
Brian Crecente / Polygon:
Pokémon Go sets App Store record for most downloads in its first week, Apple confirms   —  CLASH OF WHAT NOW?  —  There is still no official word on the number of times the incredibly popular Pokémon Go game has been downloaded, but Apple today confirmed to Polygon that the game has broken a record.
Jul 22, 2016, 6:40 PMIn context
Financial Times:
Niantic CEO says the company is going to add “sponsored locations” to Pokémon Go, letting retailers and other companies sponsor places on the virtual map   —  The developer behind Pokémon Go , the smash hit location-based mobile game that has dominated US …
Jul 13, 2016, 2:25 PMIn context
Meng Jing / CHINAdaily:
Alibaba buys Chinese Android app store Wandoujia, reportedly for $200M   —  Move aimed at gaining a firmer foothold in the domestic application distribution market  —  Chinese e-commerce conglomerate Alibaba Group Holding Ltd said on Tuesday that it will take over Beijing-based Wandoujia …
Jul 11, 2016, 12:10 AMIn context
John Paczkowski / BuzzFeed:
Apple accuses Spotify of asking for “preferential treatment” after app rejection complaint, says Spotify is “publicly resorting to rumors and half-truths”   —  “We find it troubling that you ... are publicly resorting to rumors and half-truths about our service."
Jul 1, 2016, 1:45 PMIn context
Peter Kafka / Recode:
In letter to Apple's general counsel, Spotify says Apple won't approve app update in move to “diminish competitiveness” of Spotify on iOS   —  “We cannot stand by as Apple uses the App Store approval process as a weapon.”  —  Spotify says Apple is making it harder …
Jun 30, 2016, 1:05 PMIn context

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