Mobile app downloads continue to soar: mobile marketing firm Fiksu estimates downloads for the...

|By:, SA News Editor

Mobile app downloads continue to soar: mobile marketing firm Fiksu estimates downloads for the top 200 free iOS apps rose 15% M/M and 83% Y/Y in November, to 5.65M/day. ABI estimated in October industry-wide downloads would grow to 29B in 2011; the trend is both enabling new success stories such as Rovio and Square, and bolstering existing web leaders such as Facebook, eBay, and Pandora.