What's the weather like up there? A look into the Russian Weather Mobile Market

[fa icon="calendar'] Mar 26, 2019 / by Richard Rose posted in Market Reports, data, Weather, Russia, Yandex, App Intelligence

Spanning across 17.1 million km², 2 continents and 11 time zones, it comes as no surprise that Russia's vast size results in a hugely varied and complex climate. But are any apps up to the challenge of providing the Russian people with their much needed weather report? We took a closer look at the data from the country's weather category to find out. 

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The future may be uncertain, but the present is mindful...

[fa icon="calendar'] Mar 1, 2019 / by Iva Lila posted in Market Reports, data

If it feels like just about everyone is meditating, you're not wrong. Meditation and relaxation apps are trending in a big way thanks to an ever-growing body of research suggesting that the practice of ‘staying in the present moment’ can make us more resilient to stress, improve our ability to focus and enhance productivity.

 

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What is going on with the Google Play Ranking Algorithm?

[fa icon="calendar'] Feb 27, 2019 / by Ben Nolan posted in data

First, some background: since May/June last year, posts from disgruntled developers have been surfacing, complaining of drops in traffic to store pages and downloads (1,2). There was a lot of confusion at the time, and several developers went to Google directly to get answers. Google’s response was:

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Toppling Tinder - how the dating giant's competitors are taking a swipe

[fa icon="calendar'] Feb 15, 2019 / by Iva Lila posted in data, content

In only a short space of time, online dating has evolved from a socially strange concept to the norm, openly embraced by individuals of all ages. Thanks to dating apps, you no longer have to wait until you’re at the bar to try out your best pick-up lines on a potential suitor. The likes of Tinder, Plenty of Fish and Badoo enable you to fire out your best lines anywhere, anytime and even to multiple people at once.

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The Market for Food Delivery is Heating Up

[fa icon="calendar'] Dec 18, 2018 / by Simon Gannon posted in Market Reports, data

The appetite for app-based food delivery services has risen significantly in recent years. With tech-savvy consumers continuing to place a premium on breakneck speed and efficiency, more and more restaurants are embracing apps to automate food ordering and delivery operations.

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