The average price of apps for Apple’s iPad has risen by 14.5 percent to nearly $5 in the last six months
The Top 100 apps charts (free and paid) for Apple’s iPhone feature the highest proportion of games, according to Distimo’s analysis of the US market in the third quarter of 2010, with 55 percent of the most popular titles in both categories from this genre.
Google continues to work on improving monetisation support for Android Market by enabling the display of application prices in the home currency of the consumer.
The mobile apps analytics sector just became more cutthroat with the arrival of Italian startup Mopapp, which touts itself as offering services that are “cross-store and cross-platform.”
Mobile app analytic company Distimo has shed some possible light on which new countries are supporting paid apps in Android Market, following Google’s recent vague announcement that it is set to roll-out paid apps support for the store in “additional countries over the next few weeks.”