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Mobile apps generate $34.2 billion in global revenue last year, IDC says

Mobile application installs could exceed 210 billion in 2020, according to International Data Corp (IDC).

Instagram's claim that LitterGram name is 'not acceptable' sets off devs

Instagram recently launched a legal battle against British anti-litter app LitterGram, claiming the app's name was "not acceptable" because it infringes the trademark of its photo-sharing service.

Facebook F8 conference's key developer tools may reshape social media app landscape

What should developers expect from Facebook over the next decade? Here are three key takeaways from the F8 conference, a gathering that highlighted the social media site's 10-year history and announced new technologies that may reshape the development landscape.

Devs jump on 'half-baked' Twitter for Windows 10 Mobile

Twitter is now available for Windows 10 mobile devices. The online social networking service this month released Twitter for Windows 10 Mobile, an app that delivers "a Twitter experience designed especially for Windows 10 for PCs and tablets." Device users quickly provided feedback.

Mobile, personalized in-app ads present 'a new privacy threat,' Georgia Tech study shows

A new study conducted by the Georgia Institute of Technology's School of Computer Science indicated the personal data of millions of smartphone users remains at risk due to in-app advertising that can leak potentially sensitive user information between ad networks and mobile app developers.

MWC 2016: Three big stories app developers may have missed

Which newsmakers made noise at this year's Mobile World Congress in Barcelona? Here's a closer look at three MWC stories that will directly affect app developers this year.

Adobe releases Experience Manager Mobile, uncovers high expectations from developers

Adobe is providing app developers with a platform designed to "simplify the process of building and managing visually appealing enterprise applications that are as easy to use as consumer apps."

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

The top 3 risky behaviors that threaten Android app security

Malware, Trojans, fragmentation: Many cybersecurity dangers threaten Android application developers. And as new risks develop, Android developers must understand how to identify and eliminate such issues.

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.