AdDuplex, largest cross-promotion network for Windows Phone and Windows 8 apps, has published a report on top countries with Windows phone users. This chart is based on data from 11 global apps and games that served AdDuplex ads on July 8th, 2014. The ads have been served to around 200,000 users on July 8th. The ads were set to be global & could have been affected by ad strategies of the app publishers.
USA is the top Windows phone market with 11% market share followed by India at 7.5%, Brazil at 6.9% & others.
This is a part of the #LikeAGirl campaign by Always, the feminine hygiene brand by P&G. Directed by Lauren Greenfield, girls everywhere keep their confidence & #LikeAGirl is an awesome thing. Take a stand and show young girls everywhere that doing things #LikeAGirl should never be used as an insult – that it means being strong, talented, and downright amazing.
Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi has officially launched the Xiaomi Mi3 in India at an insane price of Rs 14,999. Pre-registartions for the phone is available from july 15th onwards & at this price level it has created a great interest in the mobile market. The tech specs & hardware of the phone is available in some high end phones like Nexus 5, Sony xperia z & others at a high price point.
It has a 5-inch 1080p display, a Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 quad-core email@example.comGHz, 2GB RAM, 16GB of memory, a 13-MP camera & a dual-LED flash. It runs on Android jelly bean 4.2 with a customized MIUI on top. Xiaomi’s phones have been sold out in countries where it was launched earlier in a short time span & one has to register early to have a hands on the phone. It recently hired Jabong’s co-founder Manu Jain as the head of operations in India. With Android L to be launched in the coming months, will Xiaomi provide regular Andorid updates..?
Free online video platforms like youtube, vimeo, dailymotion & others still make up a dominant portion of the video platforms compared to paid platforms like Hulu, Netflix & others. According to nScreenmedia, people spent 48% of their time watching online video on Youtube compared to 22% on Netflix, hulu with 8% & others
This chart shows the percentage of time spent viewing by source in the U.S. in March 2014
You will find more statistics at Statista
Download Link on Android – Guardians of the Skies
Indian Air Force has launched the 1st official 3D mobile game called the “GUARDIANS OF THE SKIES”. Through this game, IAF, plans to encourage boys & Girls of the country to join IAF & serve the country. This is the first Campaign based air combat game on android mobile platform and has the most elaborate collection of flying missions. The game features Zaruzia, a country planning to wage war on India and features the SU 30, M2000, Tejas, Phalcon AWACS, C130, Mi 17, Mi 35 and ALH Dhruv aircraft.
This is a very good move by IAF by utilizing the mobile platform to reach & encourage the youths. The Guardians runs on configuration above 1Ghz dual core with 1 GB RAM. Currently, 3D mobile Game Guardians of the Skies is only available on Android. Windows Phone will get it on 15th July, and the iOS release is planned for later.
Walmart India has launched Best Price Modern Wholesale in India. This is a B2B ecommerce format operated by Walmart India Pvt ltd. This venture would help Walmart provide thousands of items at the lowest prices. This is targeted at resellers, offices, hotels & others. The products include dairy, vegetables, electronics & others. This is curently available in Lucknow & Hyderabad.
Walmart would source these items locally from manufactures keeping the cost minimum. Walmart India currently operates 20 Best Price Modern Wholesale stores in 9 states across India & the first wholesale Cash and Carry store was opened in Amritsar in May 2009. Ordering online, door-step delivery within 24 hours and various payment solutions are available.