Apple Crosses 25B Download Mark at App Store

Apple hit another milestone over the past weekend: more than 25 billion apps from the iTunes App Store have been downloaded. As you might expect, the world’s most valuable company celebrated that achievement by awarding  a US$10,000 iTunes gift card to the user who downloaded app number 25,000,000,000. Chunli Fu of Qingdao, China probably had […]

Android users favourite apps are Facebook, Google Maps and Gmail

Aside from the Android Market app itself, Facebook, Google Maps and Gmail are the most used Android apps used by American according the first mobile media rankings from Nielsen.

Using data collected from on-device meters on thousands of Android smartphones, Nielsen measured the “active reach,” the percentage of Android owners who used an app within the past 30 days, to determine which were the most popular.