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iPhone Apps: We're just not that into you

maximus1 (970460) writes | more than 5 years ago

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maximus1 (970460) writes "A new report compiled by iPhone analytics firm Pinch Media finds the majority of people stop using apps the day after they download them, and only 1 percent develop a long-term relationship with any given app. Instead, most tend to lose interest after a few minutes, according to this article. Paid apps fare slightly better. 30% of the people downloading a paid app return the next day compared to 20% who download a free app. No surprises that the survey found that apps that focused on games and entertainment seem to outlast other categories when it comes to long-term love."

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Apps reporting in (1)

racasper (166446) | more than 5 years ago | (#26945615)

Does it bother anyone that apps are sending data about their usage, without the user agreeing to this?

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