COUNTRY PROFILE: THE BRAZILIAN SMARTPHONE MARKET

By Aman Bansal, Flurry Analyst Brazil is the world's 6th most populated country and 4th largest smartphone market, only behind China,...

MOBILITY DROPS 50% IN WESTERN U.S. DUE TO WILDFIRES

By Estelle Danilo, Flurry Analyst Coronavirus has severely impacted U.S. mobility in 2020. Foot traffic to financial centers plunged...

 
 
 

SAMSUNG AND APPLE JOCKEY FOR SMARTPHONE LEADERSHIP WITH CONTRASTING APPROACHES

By Lisa Moshfegh, Product Marketing Apple and Samsung together account for more than half of the world's active smartphone install...

WILL THE IPHONE 12 CONVINCE CONSUMERS TO REPLACE OLDER IPHONES?

By Peter Farago, Flurry GM and Aman Bansal, Flurry Analyst When Apple launches its annual line-up of new iPhones each Fall, it creates...

 
 
 

HOW THE CORONAVIRUS PANDEMIC IMPACTED SUMMER TRAVEL IN 2020

By Estelle Danilo, Flurry Analyst When the coronavirus pandemic hit, borders closed around the world and Americans spent months under...

APPLE INCREASES SALES VELOCITY WITH LOWER PRICED IPHONES

By Lisa Moshfegh, Product Marketing, and Aman Bansal, Flurry Analyst In 2018, Apple announced they would no longer publicly share the...

 
 
 

APPLE GROWS 2020 MARKET SHARE BY APPEALING TO LOWER INCOME SEGMENT

By Estelle Danilo, Flurry Analyst For the last several years, Apple has pushed the limits of premium price points with its flagship...

APPLE AND SAMSUNG JOCKEY FOR GLOBAL SMARTPHONE DOMINANCE

By Lisa Moshfegh, Product Marketing, Flurry Analytics Samsung and Apple dominate the smartphone industry globally. Combined, they control...

 
 
 

NOW AVAILABLE: FLURRY SDK 11.0.0 FOR IOS 14

By David Lundell, Senior Director of Product Management, Flurry Analytics Over the last few weeks we've prepared you for the upcoming...

STATE OF MOBILE: COVID-19 EDITION

Lisa Moshfegh, Product Marketing, Flurry Analytics COVID-19 and the ensuing stay-at-home orders have caused mobile app usage to skyrocket....

 
 
 

U.S. IN-STORE SHOPPING REBOUNDS AFTER 26% DROP DUE TO COVID-19

By Estelle Danilo, Flurry Analyst The Retail category in the United States has been among the hardest hit during COVID-19. This stands...

ANNOUNCING FLURRY CONVERSION VALUE ANALYTICS FOR IOS 14

By David Lundell, Senior Director of Product Management, Flurry Analytics We are excited to announce a set of solutions to help publishers...

 
 
 

ARE APP DEVELOPERS SHIFTING REVENUE MODELS AS ADVERTISING GETS CHALLENGED?

By Peter Farago, Flurry GM, and Aman Bansal, Flurry Analyst Since the App Store and Google Play launched over a decade ago, advertising...

HOW IOS 14 DISRUPTS MOBILE AD CAMPAIGN ATTRIBUTION

By David Lundell, Senior Director of Product Management, Flurry Analytics Last week we explained why the release of iOS 14 will reduce...

 
 
 

GEN Z AND MILLENNIALS PREFER APPLE OVER SAMSUNG

By Lisa Moshfegh, Flurry Product Marketing, and Aman Bansal, Flurry Analyst Gen Z and Millennials have grown up with mobile technology...

HOW IOS 14 IMPACTS NEGATIVELY IMPACTS AD REVENUE FOR MOBILE APP PUBLISHERS

By David Lundell, Senior Director of Product Management, Flurry Analytics When Apple announced iOS 14, it outlined a new policy which...

 
 
 

WORK TRAVEL TO CITY FINANCIAL CENTERS HAS PLUMMETED BY 70% DUE TO COVID-19

By Yan He, Principal Research Engineer, Verizon Media Data Science and Estelle Danilo, Flurry Analyst Measures taken to contain Coronavirus...

U.S. SLEEP HABITS SHIFT DURING CORONAVIRUS

By Lisa Moshfegh, Product Marketing and Aman Bansal, Analyst As COVID-19 began to spread in the U.S., schools shifted to distance learning,...

 
 
 

AMERICA LEARNS TO BAKE DURING U.S. CORONAVIRUS LOCKDOWN

By Estelle Danilo, Flurry Analyst With many restaurants and bars closed during COVID-19, sessions in the Food and Drink app category...

PREPARING FOR IOS 14

By David Lundell, Senior Director of Product Management, Flurry Analytics At this year's WWDC, Apple announced that iOS 14 will change...

 
 
 



Apple ordered to pay $502.8 million for infringing VirnetX VPN patents

Apple ordered to pay $502.8 million for infringing VirnetX VPN patents

In another chapter of the legal battle between Apple and VirnetX, a jury in Texas decided today in a 90-minute session that Apple will be required to pay an additional $502.8... Read more ...

Demon's Souls Second Gameplay Trailer Mines the Beauty of Stonefang Tunnel

Demon's Souls Second Gameplay Trailer Mines the Beauty of Stonefang Tunnel

Good grief. Not only are we less than two weeks away from the launch of the Demon's Souls remake on the PlayStation 5, Sony and Bluepoint Studios have released another... Read more ...

Apple One Subscription Bundled Is Now Live

Apple One Subscription Bundled Is Now Live

Yesterday it was reported that the Apple One services bundle would be launching today , and sure enough it has. The subscription bundle is now live in the US as well as 100+... Read more ...

Apple rejects app that uses contact info and Facebook to verify ballots

Apple rejects app that uses contact info and Facebook to verify ballots

The app developer calls into question Apple's ability to determine if an app violates privacy. What you need to know Apple has rejected an app that would verify ballots in... Read more ...

Apple launches recall program for some AirPods Pro units due to ‘sound issues'

Apple launches recall program for some AirPods Pro units due to ‘sound issues'

Apple today announced a new Service Program, also known as recall, for its AirPods Pro wireless earbuds. According to the company, some AirPods Pro units have been affected by... Read more ...

Apple warns lower App Store fee will 'materially' impact financial results

Apple warns lower App Store fee will 'materially' impact financial results

Apple admits that the App Store does in fact make it a lot of money. What you need to know Apple warned investors about the impact of App Store fee changes. The company... Read more ...

Apple says the MacBook Pro drove its record Mac sales in 2020

Apple says the MacBook Pro drove its record Mac sales in 2020

2020 was the year of the Mac. What you need to know Apple has set a new record in Mac sales in 2020. According to an SEC filing, the MacBook Pro led the charge in that... Read more ...

The People Detection accessibility feature is perfect for social distancing

The People Detection accessibility feature is perfect for social distancing

You know a company has good intentions when it develops flagship accessibility features for new products. With iOS 14, Apple introduced a bevy of new accessibility features... Read more ...

Google Pixel 5 can be repaired same-day at all uBreakiFix locations in the US

Google Pixel 5 can be repaired same-day at all uBreakiFix locations in the US

While the Pixel 5's combination of aluminum and “bio-resin” should afford it far more durability than typical “glass sandwich” flagship phones, there's still a chance of things... Read more ...

Galaxy S21 Ultra S Pen Report Raises Quality Concerns

Galaxy S21 Ultra S Pen Report Raises Quality Concerns

The Galaxy S21 Ultra is likely to include a stylus, but at what cost? A new insider report just raised some S Pen quality concerns surrounding Samsung's next flagship. As... Read more ...