Lifestyle

Shopping app sessions grow 23% YoY, setting a record for the U.S. Black Friday h...

Adam Blacker

Dec 01, 2020

We've picked out the top mobile app happenings from this Black Friday holiday weekend. We’re reviewing data in...

Ecommerce

Best Buy app surpasses one million daily active users

Madeline Lenahan

Nov 25, 2020

Best Buy is in for its best holiday season yet. The company, which launched Black Friday deals over the weeken...

Lifestyle

October was a record-breaking month for home security apps

Madeline Lenahan

Nov 19, 2020

The home security market typically sees an uptick in new users in December as people unbox their holiday tech ...

podcast

Podcast: Holiday retail in a pandemic

Apptopia Marketing

Nov 12, 2020

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Social Media

Fringe news apps see big gains after election

Adam Blacker

Nov 12, 2020

In his last newsletter, Adam Blacker pointed out that news apps were the biggest winners of the 2020 election–...

Entertainment

Disney+ reaches 100M downloads and $285M IAP revenue in its first year

Adam Blacker

Nov 10, 2020

After one year of Disney+ being live on the app stores, Apptopia estimates it has been downloaded 100 million ...

Social Media

India overtakes US as Snapchat's top market for downloads

Adam Blacker

Nov 05, 2020

India has overtaken the United States to be Snapchat’s #1 market for downloads (new users). It took 15 months ...

Entertainment

The Queen's Gambit penetrates pop. culture and mobile chess games benefit

Adam Blacker

Nov 02, 2020

Since The Queen’s Gambit debuted on Netflix (10/23/20), mobile chess games appearing at the top of app store s...

Food & Dining

Foursquare + Apptopia: The Dining Forecast

Madeline Lenahan

Oct 29, 2020

The Dining Forecast: Tracking how restaurants are leveraging data to adapt to changing consumer behavior It go...