Apple during its developer conference today announced it has so far paid out $10 billion to iOS developers via its App Store. "To put that into perspective, that's three times more than all other platforms combined," Apple CEO Tim Cook noted.
GungHo Online Entertainment's Puzzle & Dragons reigns as the top revenue-generating application worldwide across both Apple's iOS and Google's Android, app analytics firm Distimo reports.
Daily downloads from Apple's App Store increased 11 percent in April, galvanized by factors including Facebook mobile app install ads, mobile user acquisition platform Fiksu reports.
A majority of the most popular applications optimized for Apple's iOS and Google's Android are not available for the rival Windows Phone and BlackBerry platforms, research firm Canalys reports.
Weeks after Apple ousted AppGratis from its App Store for iOS, the mobile application discovery and deals service has resurfaced on Android, launching a free application available for download from the Google Play digital storefront.
Close to a year after Apple removed the Clueful privacy tracking application from its App Store, developer Bitdefender has relaunched the service via Google's Android platform.
Apple has banned hookup service Bang with Friends from its App Store less than two weeks after approving the iOS application for download.
Worldwide consumer spending on mobile games optimized for Apple's iOS has eclipsed total spending on titles for dedicated gaming handhelds like the Sony PSP and Nintendo 3DS, according to a new report issued by researcher IDC and mobile analytics firm App Annie.
Apple is expanding its App Store guidelines to restrict third-party iOS applications that allow users to recommend apps to their friends, PocketGamer reports.
An iOS game available for download from Apple's App Store contains an embedded Trojan horse, Macworld reports.