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This Week in Apps #113 - That's Pretty Ambitious!

A look at Twitter's revenue, the most downloaded apps and games, the job market, and another IRL app that's beating covid.


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How Far is Twitter From Elon's Target?

April is behind us, which means it's time to check in on Twitter's subscription revenue. That's something I've been do...


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This Week in Apps #111 - They're All Talking About It!

Apple's about to delete 35% of the App Store, Elon doubles Twitter, Trump joins his own social media network, and more.


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Trump Leads the App Store

Remember Truth Social, the Twitter clone launched by Donald Trump earlier this year? The app many thought could have...


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Everyone (Isn't) Leaving Twitter

The big news this week came after a few weeks of internet struggle for iron man. Elon Musk has officially acquired Twi...


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This Week in Apps #110 - That's a Lot of Lost Downloads

Facebook lost 60% of downloads, Netflix too, but SHEIN, BeReal, and Tesla didn't. Quite the opposite.


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Facebook's Downloads Are taking a Nosedive Right Now

What's one popular app you can blindly expect to top the download charts without hesitation? If you said Facebook, you...


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The French Photo-Sharing App That's Taking Over the App Store

Ready for something new? BeReal is a photo-sharing app with a unique spin it asks you to snap a photo of yourself at ...


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This Week in Apps #109 - Off to a Weird Start...

CNN Joins the streaming race, the new (old) widget that's taking over the App Store, the highest earning apps and games, and more.


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TikTok's Takes Aim at a Very Lucrative Industry

I've been talking about CapCut quite a bit. And with reason. CapCut is a newcomer into the lucrative video editor spac...


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This Week in Apps #108 - What's with All That Growth?

The most downloaded apps and games, HBO Max eats discovery+, Reddit triples, and more!


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Reddit Grew Up a Lot this Week!

Reddit had a massive week in downloads, breaking its own record for most daily downloads in 2022 and coming very close...


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This Week in Apps #107 - Another Viral Success Story???

Wordle hits a milestone, Twitter's mobile revenue continues to grow, mobile paymwnts, and more.


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Twitter's Mobile Revenue Gets a Bump, But Is It Enough?

I've been following Twitter's push for mobile revenue since the platform got serious about it last year. With March be...


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Demand for LinkedIn is Up 60% in 2022

An app I use often but don't really think of when it comes to growth is LinkedIn. Why? I'm not really sure... One th...


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This Week in Apps #106 - Playing with the Big Boys

Traditonal banking is facing competition, Airbnb's competition is getting stronger, the boring platform that continues to grow, and much more.


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This Week in Apps #102 - Is the App Store Ready for This?

Trump's new social media platform launched, the situation in Ukraine, and a look at ratings.


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This Week in Apps #98 - Games to the Rescue?

Apple wants another anti-trust lawsuit, Angry Birds Journey gets going, Netflix games, and more.


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Twitter Hits $500,000

Ever since Twitter added serious in-app purchases to its app I've been curious about their performance. It's pretty ...


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This Week in Apps #97 - Look at Them Grow!

2022 is off to a good start and we can already see who's going to take control.


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TikTok is Getting Ready for an App Store Takeover

2022 will be the year of TikTok. A few months ago I made a prediction that TikTok will become the top-grossing app in ...


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This Week in Apps #96 - New Year, New Battles.

There's no doubt 2022 will be a big year for revenue, and we're already starting to see how it'll play out.


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Joe Rogan Puts GETTR in the News

Remember GETTR, the latest Twitter clone to promise free speech that launched last year? Download-wise, it had a spike...


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This Week in Apps #93 - What a Year for Content!

What do the most downloaded apps this year tell us about the future? It's all about creators!


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