The Yahoo unit, which tracks 600,000 apps, looked at downloads from Dec. 19 through Dec. 25 and found Apple took 51.3% of all app downloads. Samsung was No. 2 with 17.7%. Here’s how the top companies fared:
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As Jarah Euston, Flurry’s VP of analytics and marketing, joked in a blog post: “It’s clear that Santa is no longer into cookies — he prefers Apples.”
Ho ho ho.
The strong figures for Apple come as IDC reported in the third quarter that iOS’s share of the global market was 11.7% compared to 84.4% for Android. The Flurry figures refer to the U.S. market. …
Via: Mashable: Business