What Apps Categories are Most Popular?

What apps are people buying? Overall, its games that are most popular and anybody who has downloaded the Angry Birds app knows that. We also look at which cell phone platforms are most popular for...

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Angry Birds Dominates Top Apps for 2010

Angry Birds dominates the best selling apps for 2010. Top Free (iPhone): Facebook Angry Birds Lite Words With Friends Free Skype Tap Tap Revenge 3 The Weather Channel Paper Toss Bing Rock Band Free Talking Tom Cat No surprises here, really; Facebook is about as universal as applications get, and Angry Birds has been dominating the charts for months now. Top Paid (iPhone): Angry Birds Doodle Jump Skee-Ball Bejeweled 2 + Blitz Fruit Ninja Cut The Rope Gamebox 1 The Moron Test Plants vs. Zombies Angry Birds is the only app that shows up on both the free and the paid apps that are most downloaded. As for the paid apps market, here are the top grossing paid apps for 2010. Top Grossing (iPhone): MLB.com At Bat 2010 Angry Birds Call Of Duty: Zombies Bejeweled FriendCaller 3 Pro Zombie Farm TomTom U.S.A TETRIS Plants vs. Zombies Doodle Jump MLB.com ruling this list is a bit misleading at the moment, as they’ve dropped the app to free while Baseball season is over. When it’s in, the live video streams of MLB games will set you back $15.  The MLB At Bat app, however, is one of the best on the market and is my personal favorite other than the Versus apps for NHL...

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Most Popular Apps for Men and Women

What apps are men and women downloading?  According to a study by Moosylvania (Rocky’s friend I guess), here is what men and women are downloading on their smartphones. In the Moosylvania study, among male respondents, the top 10 apps cited were Google Maps (14%), Facebook (13%), Pandora (6%), Weather (3.2%), ESPN (3.1%), Angry Birds (2.0%), Words With Friends (1.4%), Shazam (1.3%) and Yahoo (0.9%). Twitter and Yelp! tied for 10th place (0.8% each). The top 10 picks for females were Facebook (27%), Google Maps (7%), Weather (5%). Pandora (4.5%), Twitter (2.9%), Google (2.5%), Words With Friends (2.4%), Shazam (1.4%) and Solitaire (1.1%). Bank of America and Calendar tied for 10th place (0.9%...

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EU5 Mobile Marketing and Use Results

Studies from the European Union five countries (United Kingdom, Germany, Spain, France, Italy) show the following results from these five countries in regards to mobile marketing. Interestingly, over 90% of cell phone users in the United Kingdom have sent a text message to another...

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Average Number of Apps Per SmartPhone User

SmartPhone owners are downloading more apps than ever before, according to Nielsen. Of those who have downloaded at least one app in the past 30 days, the average number of apps they have on their phone has increased to 27 in August.  That’s up from 22 just 9 months ago. Apps by Type of Cell Phone iPhone = 40 apps Android = 25 apps Blackberry = 14 apps Facebook is the most popular app across all three of the major cell...

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