Apps – A Demanding Industry

Fast ‘App’ Facts:

[shareaholic app=”share_buttons” id=”7296040″] •Over 500 million Android phones have been activated. •Over 300 million iPhones have been activated. •In just over 3 years, over 20 Billion apps have been downloaded between iOS and Android devices. •10% of Internet traffic comes from mobile devices. •One half of all local searches are performed on mobile devices. •On Average, Americans spend 2.7 hours per day socializing on their mobile device. •91% of all US citizens have their mobile device within reach 24/7. •The top 4 features accessed on smartphones are games, weather, Maps/Searches, and Social Networking.

The Mobile Phone Industry is Modernizing

According to the Research firm Gartner, worldwide smartphone sales have increased 46.9% since last year (115 million at the end of 2011 to 169 million today.) As the smartphone industry flourishes, so will the demand for application development. Thanks to evolving operating systems, new development methods, and open source software, the app industry will continually increase beyond the $9 Billion Industry it is today. Despite the constant evolution of this market, MyOrpheo has remained on the front-line of innovation.