One has more users, the other more money. The data for the second quarter of 2014 confirm the overtaking of Androidsu iOs as for downloaded applications. Indeed they widen the gap: 150 million against 100 million. This was revealed by the analysis firm App Annie, which explains how between April and June the downloads from Play Store …
The numbers are not small: in comparison to the first quarter (Q1), both Apple and Google have grown a lot in this Q2, that is 45% and 60% respectively. Cupertino for holding on to what he most cares about: the case. Despite the fact that Big G broke away from Apple quite a bit, Tim Cook records revenues that exceed 80% those of Bryn and Page: 100 million dollars against "only" 60 million.
It seems that the reason for the greatest number of downloads for Google lies in the widespread use of Android smartphones in emerging countries: in particular Thailand, Brazil, India are starting to constitute a good slice of the pie both in terms of downloaded apps and revenues.
In detail, the first five positions downloads are from the United States, Brazil, India, Russia and South Korea; for ios instead the ranking of the top 5 countries sees United States, China, Japan, United Kingdom and Australia.
The most popular apps? THE games,of course, for both operating systems.