‘State of the Apps Industry Snapshot’ Gives Glimpse into Mobile App Landscape

Millennial Media and DIGIDAY released a report today called “State of the Apps Industry” which provides a bit of insight into what the current mobile app situation looks like.  How are developers looking at the different platforms for this year and next?  Is there an expectation to make more revenue from apps and games in 2011?  We won’t give away the full report, but we do have a handful of bullet points to share.

  • Even with a year-over-year decrease, the iPhone was the most popular mobile app platform in 2010.
  • Android came in as the second most popular mobile app platform, just ahead of the iPad.
  • 2011 looks to be big for Android at it is the top platform that developers expect to start supporting in 2011.

Read the entire State of the Apps Industry report.

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Scott has been running AndroidGuys since 2007 and loves nothing more than reading up on the latest smartphone rumors. His other mobile efforts can be found on Android Update (CNET) where he covers Google's mobile platform.

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