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Windows Holographic and Google Daydream may be the future of app development

Both Microsoft and Google are making noise in the augmented reality/virtual reality market, and their recent moves may transform how mobile developers approach this sector.

Party like a pop star: Glu Mobile launches Britney Spears mobile title

Glu Mobile is making it easier than ever for Britney Spears fans to make their pop star dreams come true, thanks to its new free-to-play mobile game. 

Mobile game devs see higher revenue from in-game ads, says Unity Technologies

Rewarded video advertisements could pave the way for mobile game developers to increase their revenues, according to a new study from video game engine developer Unity Technologies.

Mobile gaming grabs 40 percent of consumers' game spending, topping all other platforms

Mobile gaming surpassed both home game consoles and combined PC and Mac gaming with the highest consumer spend among gaming platforms in 2014, and in 2015, the segment widened that lead another 5 percent, according to a study from app analytics provider App Annie and market research firm International Data Corp.

Half of all mobile game revenue comes from 2 percent of players, study shows

Only 1.9 percent of mobile gamers made a purchase in February, according to a new study from mobile marketing automation platform provider Swrve, up just 0.4 percent from two years ago.

Epic Games CEO says Microsoft 'subverting the rights of developers'

Microsoft is "moving against the entire PC industry," according to Epic Games CEO Tim Sweeney. And as such, Sweeney says Microsoft is undermining the rights of app developers and publishers to maintain direct relationships with customers.

Connecting with users makes app marketing as much art as science, AppsFlyer, Localytics stats show

When are mobile device users downloading apps most frequently? And what draws these users to certain apps over others? A new study from mobile app tracking platform provider AppsFlyer provided insights into these questions

Mobile gamers 6x more likely to pay in another game after initial in-app purchase, study says

Mobile gamers who completed an in-app purchase in one game are more likely to pay in another title, according to a new report from mobile game analytics provider SOOMLA. Here are the details.

From Taylor Swift to Kim Kardashian, celebrities cash in on mobile games

A Taylor Swift mobile game? In the past, this might have been an option only in your "wildest dreams." But thanks to Glu Mobile, you won't have to wait long to experience a Taylor Swift game on your smartphone or tablet.

You're never too old to become an app developer-- just ask Donald Rumsfeld

The average app developer is approximately 29 years old, according to a recent survey from programming site Stack Overflow. However, former U.S. Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld has proven that anyone can become an app developer, regardless of age.