What You Need to Know about Google Play 4.0

Google Play Tablet

Two weeks ago, Google released a brand new design upgrade for its content and media store, Google Play 4.0.  We work closely with Android developers at Apptopia, so we wanted to give you a heads up of what to expect when you take a look at the new store.  Here’s what they changed and how… Read More »

Thinking about a Mobile Retail App? Nows the Time

Mobile Retail

Retail stores will see a big increase in mobile purchases in the next few years.  Mobile retail purchases will have a growing impact on the retail sector for several reasons.  That means an opportunity for mobile developers, and room for innovation in a new market space. An App-Friendly World More and more US consumers own… Read More »

Five Reasons Your App Needs an Online Presence

Why Your App Needs an Online Presence

The Apple App Store, the Google Play Store and the Amazon store are awesome places to distribute your apps, and most of your users probably find you in there. Especially if you get featured. But what about being found on the web? Aren’t you missing out on downloads by being hard to find online? And… Read More »

The Chinese Android Market: What You Need to Know

Baidu 2

Android developers had better pay close attention to China.  If it continues along its current growth trajectory, the Chinese smartphone market could hit 400 million devices in 2013.  This is a 100% increase from January 2012.  At the same time, Android currently holds a 70% market share in China, which is expected to increase to… Read More »

The Post-Purchase Guide

Post Purchase Guide

  Apptopia provides users with a platform to buy and sell the ownership of mobile apps.  In our experience, a few factors can motivate app acquisitions.  Some apps are purchased purely for their excellent design.  Other buyers are attracted by small execution errors they see in an app, which can easily be fixed for an… Read More »