Posts Tagged: Google Play

10 alternative Android app stores in China

10 alternative Android app stores in China

There are an estimated 700 million active smartphones and tablets in China – most of them on Android. That's a huge business opportunity f...

  • June 3, 2014
  • at 3:08 pm
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Clash of Clans game in China

Clash of Clans is a big hit in China despite in-app payment disaster

Supercell’s newest game Clash of Clans is proving to be a big hit in China right now. According to one of China’s biggest third-...

  • November 26, 2013
  • at 11:00 am
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Google Play’s app vending machine could work well in Southeast Asia

If the Google Play Android vending machines could accept cash or coins as payment, it could work very well in fast-developing regions like S...

  • October 2, 2013
  • at 11:28 am
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Google Play Books moves to 9 new Asian territories including Taiwan, Hong Kong, Singapore

Google (NASDAQ:GOOG) brings its Play Books store to nine new Asian countries today as it deepens the breadth of its app store for Android de...

  • September 26, 2013
  • at 12:01 pm
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For Tech Savvy Muslims: 10 Popular Free Apps for Ramadan

Since Ramadan is approaching, many app developers are taking advantage by publishing apps designed especially for Muslims. From the many coo...

  • July 10, 2013
  • at 9:30 am
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Google Launches Search Engine in Myanmar as Schmidt Warns Against Web Censorship

Google’s search engine launched in Myanmar yesterday on the domain. It’s nothing special to look at, and it’...

  • March 22, 2013
  • at 4:07 pm
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Lessons in Monetizing Games in Korea and Japan

Lessons in Monetizing Apps and Games in Smartphone-Mad Korea and Japan [INFOGRAPHIC]

Japan and Korea are at the forefront of Asia’s rush to smartphones, and are also markets where app developers can seriously monetize. ...

  • February 15, 2013
  • at 4:00 pm
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After 350,000 Downloads for Photodeco, Japan’s I-Freek Rolls Out Premium App

Japanese mobile internet company I-Freek has announced today that it has released Photodeco+ for Android, a premium version of its regular P...

  • December 7, 2012
  • at 10:00 pm
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Pair of Mobage Games Rule Android Top Grossing Charts

DeNA (TYO:2432) points out today that its mobile RPG Blood Brothers reached the top of the Google Play top grossing app charts in the US ove...

  • November 13, 2012
  • at 11:20 am
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Now developers in Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, and Thailand can start earning money from Google Play

The Google Play Stores in Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, and Thailand now show the app prices in localized currencies.

  • February 7, 2014
  • at 2:15 pm
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App Annie: Taiwan now ranks #5 in Google Play revenues, sits alongside Japan and Korea

Today App Annie released its App Annie Market Index for Q3 2013, summarizing and analyzing the latest market trends for mobile app downloads...

  • October 31, 2013
  • at 4:00 pm
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Google brings Android app vending machines to Tokyo

Google Japan is tapping into Tokyo’s affinity for vending machines with a Google Play version of the unmanned dispensaries. The Goog...

  • October 1, 2013
  • at 2:30 pm
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‘Infectonator: Hot Chase’ is infectious in every sense of the word

Infectonator: Hot Chase has made our Indonesian team crazy with its addictive yet simple gameplay. Indonesian indie game developer Toge Prod...

  • September 17, 2013
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App Annie: “Google Play is growing very fast in Southeast Asia”

Beijing’s App Annie is growing rapidly with over 80 team members located at Beijing, Hong Kong, Tokyo, San Francisco, and London. Today it...

  • May 18, 2013
  • at 11:08 am
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Google Play Now Sells E-Books in India

Android fans in India now have a new source for e-books. Today, Google (NASDAQ:GOOG) announced that it has opened up Play Store Books to Ind...

  • February 28, 2013
  • at 2:56 pm
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Battle Cats Have Almost Conquered Google Play in Japan

I’ve been raving about Japanese tower defense game Battle Cats ever since it first came out for iOS late last year. Earlier this month...

  • January 21, 2013
  • at 11:00 am
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Japan Overtakes US to Become Top Country for Google Play Revenues

The folks over at App Annie have released a pretty fascinating report that shows some interesting shifts that are happening in the mobile sp...

  • November 30, 2012
  • at 4:40 pm
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Freemium App Revenues on the Rise in Asia and Around the World

App Annie has recently released some figures about the growth of Android and iOS in global markets, including Asia. The company points out t...

  • November 6, 2012
  • at 1:15 pm
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