Tag Archive: Revenue

App Store Revenue Grew 70% In China Last Quarter

Apple’s continued Chinese expansion saw App Store revenue in China increase by 70% last quarter. That’s according to figures from a new Q1 2014 report from app analytics firm App Annie. Key to this increase is the China Mobile deal… Read more ›

We all know Apple is one of the biggest companies around, but how big is just iTunes? Bigger than many famous, multinational corporations, as it turns out… and that’s without counting in iPhone, iPad and Mac sales. Asymco analyst and… Read more ›     

Microsoft announced $ 24.52 billion in revenue the second quarter this year, showing gains across all segments of its consumer technology business, including Surface, Xbox, and Bing search. As a previous heavy competitor and sometime collaborator with Apple, Microsoft hasn’t been… Read more ›     

Apple Spends Just 2% Of Its Revenue On R&D

Despite a budgetary increase of 32% from $ 3.381 billion in 2012 to $ 4.475 billion in 2013, Apple still spends less than 3% of its revenue (net sales total $ 170.91 billion so far this year) on Research & Development of new…

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Forget for a moment all the talk about Apple’s recent quarter financials disappointing Wall Street analysts — and instead focus on two “nuggets” from Apple’s recently released 88-page Form 10-K, as picked up by ISI’s Brian Marshall. In a note…

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Total-Revenue-Apple-App-Store-and-Google-Play-July-2013-DistimoGoogle Play has made up a lot of ground on the App Store over the past couple months in terms of downloads and revenue, but the latest mobile marketplace report shows that Apple is still king of the castle when it comes to revenue. According to app analytics firm Distimo, the App Store was still [...]

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googleplayvsAppstore  Google Play has finally surpassed the App Store in the number of downloads in a quarter for the first time ever according to a report from App Annie. Thanks to strong performances in India and Brazil, Google Play topped the App Store with 10% more app downloads in Q2 2013. Despite Google Play netting [...]

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apple-sign-logo-234Apple has announced the results for its third fiscal 2013 quarter ahead of the earnings call this afternoon. The company reported revenue of $35.3 billion and a net profit of $6.9 billion, or $7.47 per diluted share. Wall Street’s consensus was on $35.18 billion in revenue, and Apple’s own prediction for the quarter was $33.5-$35.5 billion in revenue. Full [...]

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TVs Keep Foxconn Revenue Up As Apple Orders Fall

foxconnDespite “weaker” orders from Apple during the second-quarter, Foxconn managed to post revenue that beat analyst estimates thanks to its increased focus on televisions. The company announced revenue of NT$897 billion ($30 million) over the three-month period, which is 0.6% higher than its second-quarter revenue for 2012, and better than the NT$829 billion expected by analysts. [...]

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Handheld games consoles like the Nintendo 3DS and the Sony PlayStation Vita have long been suffering at the hands of smartphones and tablets. But the latest data from IDC and App Annie should give handheld game developers — including Nintendo — something to really think about.

While consumer spending on Android and iOS continued to rise during the first quarter of 2013, it fell considerably on handhelds.

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