Way back in Sept. 1, 2009, I wrote:
On March 16, 2010, I wrote:
So, anyone following this blog over the years shouldn’t be surprised by this report from TechCrunch:
Despite the huge success Android has had in device sales, its app story is still one of mostly free apps. This, of course, is great for Android users. However, it is a good story for Android app developers who have to depend on in-app advertisements for revenue.
According to TechCrunch’s data source, research firm IHS, Android Market revenues are a mere 6% of Apple’s App Store revenues ($102 million compared to $1.7 billion last year).