Tag Archives: Download

1.2bn apps downloaded in last week of 2011

Android Ice Cream Sandwich With the increasing pace of smartphone adoption comes a growth in app downloads, unsurprisingly. But according to mobile analytics firm Flurry, the app download barrier broke new ground when it came.. more
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Android Market hits 10 billion downloads

Android Logo Google has announced that it has hit the 10 billion app milestone when it comes to the number of downloads from Android Market. In a post on the company blog, Google.. more
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Nintendo announces free Legend of Zelda: Four Swords

nintendo Nintendo has announced details regarding the release of several classic games on its handheld console systems, via its online download services Fans of the Zelda series of games will be delighted.. more
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ACS:Law faces potential court costs bill

The saga of ACS:Law, the now wound-up legal firm which chased alleged illegal downloaders, continues – and the news isn’t good for its sole solicitor Andrew Crossley. After spilling a severe and embarrassing data leak in September of last year, the firm then tried to.. more
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Firefox 4 rockets to 5 million downloads in 24 hours

Yesterday, Mozilla launched Firefox 4, and downloads of the new browser have been flowing thick and fast in the first 24 hours. The latest Firefox shifted over 5 million copies in its initial 24 hours of availability, which rather trumped Microsoft’s figures for Internet Explorer.. more
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Microsoft says IE9 RC downloaded 2 million times

Microsoft reckons that the Release Candidate of Internet Explorer 9 has now been downloaded over two million times in the last week. C-net spotted this revelation in a post by Roger Capriotti, Director of Internet Explorer Product Marketing, on the Exploring IE blog. Capriotti noted.. more
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Game stores to stock Xbox Live DLC cards

Retailer Game is planning to start selling downloadable Xbox Live games in-store. MCV reports that the chain of gaming shops will sell cards which come with a redeem code for Xbox Live offerings. The idea is that punters who don’t have access to a credit.. more
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British woman bags Apple’s 10 billionth download prize

Yesterday, Apple hit the 10 billion download mark with its app store. And it seems that the lucky 10 billionth customer, who won a $10,000 gift card for iTunes, was a woman from the UK. The Metro.co.uk reports that Gail Davis of Kent scooped the.. more
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Apple App Store about to hit 10 billion downloads

Apple is about to hit another big milestone with its highly successful App Store. The company has put up a big splash page on its site, with a counter which shows the sales of apps steaming upwards by 1,000 apps every few seconds. The counter.. more
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T-Mobile backtracks on data limits

As you’ve probably noticed if you follow mobile news, particularly if you’re a T-Mobile customer, on Monday the company announced it was to slash its data allowance for existing and new customers. What was previously a 1GB fair usage limit (and up to 3GB for.. more
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