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WhatsApp now has 900M MAU

WhatsApp has gained 100 million monthly active users (MAU) over the past five months, hitting a …

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AppsFlyer supports mobile app install campaigns on Instagram

AppsFlyer, a mobile advertising measurement platform, can now track the effectiveness of mobile app install campaigns …

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Facebook most downloaded iOS app ever — App Annie

The Facebook app, first released in 2008, topped App Annie’s “all-time worldwide downloads on iOS …

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Minecraft tops Android games list in China

Mojang AB’s Minecraft app has topped an index of July’s top 20 grossing games for …

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Localytics highlights pros of remarketing with new product

Analytics firm Localytics announced its new “remarketing” product, which enables app advertisers to reach users even …

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Google Play carrier billing comes to South Africa

Mobile payments company Bango and operator Telkom South Africa have partnered to launch carrier billing …

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Amazon expands Prime video downloads to mobile

Members of Amazon’s ‘Prime’ service in the US, UK, Germany and Austria will now be able to download movies and …

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BlackBerry handsets in need of more apps, admits Chen

BlackBerry handsets need more applications to be successful, according to the company’s CEO John Chen. …

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CatchThatBus gets $1.5M pre-Series A funding

CatchThatBus, a South East Asian mobile-first bus-ticketing platform, announced a new round of funding led by Jungle …

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Sparkcentral intros in-app messaging platform for businesses

Sparkcentral, provider of a customer relationship management (CRM) platform, launched an in-app messaging solution that …