Breakdown of Apps on Smartphones

Posted: June 11, 2010 in Research, Social Media, Social Network, Television
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Here’s some cool info from the Business Insider’s chart of the day. Check out these charts from Nielsen analyzing the most popular apps on each Smartphone platform:

The app usage is pretty much the same on each phone. Smartphone users love Facebook, Maps, Pandora and the Weather Channel. But what’s interesting here is that Apple’s iPod and iTunes are huge on the iPhone. But on BlackBerry and Android, music players aren’t very hot. This may explain Google’s purchase of Simplify Media so Google can build a better music player and music experience for Android.


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