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Facebook As A Mobile Platform: 60 Million Mobile Users Visit Third-Party Apps Each Month

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Facebook is huge on mobile — as an application developer. But questions have circled for years around how it can be a real mobile platform on top of operating systems controlled by Apple and Google. But we got a little more data on what it’s already accomplishing on the platform...
Facebook As A Mobile Platform: 60 Million Mobile Users Visit Third-Party Apps Each Month
Facebook gives us some clues about the next 12 months of Timeline

60 million users engaged with apps on Facebook mobile platform since launch; average 5 times per month

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Facebook Director of Product Management Carl Sjogreen revealed that over 60 million users have engaged with mobile applications via Facebook, 320 million times per month since the mobile platform launched in October 2011. Sjogreen shared this statistic during a fireside chat with Founder of Inside Network Justin Smith at the Inside...
60 million users engaged with apps on Facebook mobile platform since launch; average 5 times per month
When the Google+ Platform is opening for developers & why it’s taking so long

Developers say Facebook Credits converts fewer paying users than hoped

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Facebook’s top developers say the company’s payments infrastructure and virtual currency Credits is converting fewer paying users than they had hoped a year ago. Facebook made it mandatory for developers to use its payments platform in canvas games in July. That meant developers on the platform had to start handing...
Developers say Facebook Credits converts fewer paying users than hoped
Liveblogging Inside Social Apps: Facebook Platform Roadmap in 2012
Liveblogging Inside Social Apps: Social Apps for Marketers and Brands, Maximizing Audience Engagement

Liveblogging Inside Social Apps: The Future of Mobile App Discovery on Facebook

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We’re at the San Francisco Design center, blogging Inside Network’s third annual Inside Social Apps conference. Founder of Inside Network Justin Smith sat down with Facebook Director of Software Engineering Cory Ondrejka for a fireside chat called “The Future of Mobile App Discovery on Facebook.” Ondrejka emphasized the value of...
Liveblogging Inside Social Apps: The Future of Mobile App Discovery on Facebook

Developers say Facebook Credits is converting fewer paying users than they had hoped

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Facebook’s top developers say the company’s payments infrastructure and virtual currency Credits is converting fewer paying users than they had hoped a year ago. Facebook made it mandatory for developers to use its payments platform in canvas games in July. That meant developers on the platform had to start handing...
Developers say Facebook Credits is converting fewer paying users than they had hoped

Facebook appends its 2005 stock plan to its IPO filing in new amendment

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Facebook added a horde of documents to its filing for an initial public offering, including a copy of the 2005 stock plan. There are also some offer letters to executives, the five-year agreement with Zynga, an agreement from 2010 with Russia’s Digital Sky Technologies when the late-stage investment firm held...
Facebook appends its 2005 stock plan to its IPO filing in new amendment

How Google plans to avoid Facebook’s “games ghetto” with Google+

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“We’ve seen communities ruined by games,” said Google+ engineering director David Glazer to a room full of app developers. “How do we find that balance between people who are interested in games… without having the problem of more spam?” Glazer is speaking onstage at the Inside Social Apps conference in...
How Google plans to avoid Facebook’s “games ghetto” with Google+

Download bots were the “well-known secret” of the app ecosystem

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It’s remarkable how widely-known the phenomenon of fraudulent download bots was throughout the iOS developer community. Essentially, bots or automated programs have been used for well over a year to download apps until they reach the top of the charts where they can be seen by real users. Most every...
Download bots were the “well-known secret” of the app ecosystem
User acquisition costs fell 59% in January as developers backed off holiday spending, Fiksu says

Announcing Inside Social Apps NY -- December 3, 2012 in New York City

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We are excited to bring our Inside Social Apps conference to New York City. Inside Social Apps NY will be a one-day show where industry leaders will share their insights on optimizing monetization, engagement, and discuss the future opportunities of the social and mobile apps and games. Join us on December 3,...
Announcing Inside Social Apps NY -- December 3, 2012 in New York City

Facebook mobile platform gains ground with 200K apps now connected

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Facebook today announced that nearly 200,000 iPhone and Android apps connect with Facebook and 45 percent of the top grossing iOS apps integrate the social network’s SDK, shining light on how the company’s mobile strength goes beyond its own apps. At our Inside Social Apps conference in New York this...
Facebook mobile platform gains ground with 200K apps now connected

Liveblogging Inside Social Apps: Acquiring Users on iOS and Android

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We’re at the San Francisco Design center, blogging Inside Network’s third annual Inside Social Apps conference. Kim-Mai Cutler hosts a panel on mobile marketing distribution featuring Fiksu CEO Micah Adler, Flurry’s VP Marketing Peter Farago, Google’s manager of global mobile sales and product strategy George Meredith and Tapjoy’s CEO Mihir...
Liveblogging Inside Social Apps: Acquiring Users on iOS and Android

Facebook Director of Product Management Carl Sjogreen leaving company

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Facebook Director of Product Management Carl Sjogreen announced today that he is leaving Facebook to start something new, though he tells TechCrunch he doesn’t have concrete plans about what that will be. Sjogreen, who led Facebook’s efforts to create the Open Graph app platform, is another key employee to step down...
Facebook Director of Product Management Carl Sjogreen leaving company

Blogging Inside Social Apps: iOS, Android and HTML5 app development

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We’re at the San Francisco Design center, blogging Inside Network’s third annual Inside Social Apps conference. Day two of the conference begins with “Cutting Edge Mobile App Product Development: iOS, Android, and HTML5,” moderated by Kim-Mai Cutler. She joined by Zynga’s SVP of mobile Travis Boatman, Bionic Panda Games’ CEO...
Blogging Inside Social Apps: iOS, Android and HTML5 app development

Liveblogging from Inside Social Apps, New York: Fireside with Facebook's David Fisch

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We are in New York for the Inside Social Apps conference at the New Yorker Hotel. Manager editor of Inside Network AJ Glasser sat down with Facebook’s VP of Marketing and Business Partnerships David Fisch. The following is a paraphrased recount of the conversation. Glasser: How is Facebook addressing issues of mobile app...
Liveblogging from Inside Social Apps, New York: Fireside with Facebook's David Fisch

Liveblogging Social Apps for Marketers and Brands: Maximizing Audience Engagement

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We’re at We are in New York for the Inside Social Apps conference at the New Yorker Hotel. Inside Facebook Lead Writer Brittany Darwell is moderating a panel consisting of 360i VP of Emerging Media David Berkowitz, Wildfire By GOogle Chief Evangelist Maya Grinberg, Salesforce Marketing Cloud VP Myles Kleeger...
Liveblogging Social Apps for Marketers and Brands: Maximizing Audience Engagement

Zynga signs merchandising deal with Hasbro

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Zynga announced a Hasbro partnership today that grants the merchandise giant the rights to develop toys and games based on Zynga’s games. Merchandising is one of the key ways social and mobile game developers monetize their brands outside of games. Angry Birds is the most popular example with a wide...
Zynga signs merchandising deal with Hasbro

All the key apps industry content at Apps World this year

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This sponsored post is produced by Apps World. The international apps conference Apps World, has announced a partnership with Microsoft, as it prepares to launch Windows 8 shortly after the Earls Court 2 show on 2-3 October. Reaction to Windows 8 among the developer community to the impending launch...
All the key apps industry content at Apps World this year

Game Insight’s upcoming Rule the Kingdom and Tribez lead on tablet before mobile, Facebook

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Airport City developer Game Insight has two new game franchises in the works, both of which are set to debut on tablet, rather than smartphone or social network. The move is a new one for the Russian company, but it follows a trend in the industry we’re beginning to see as...
Game Insight’s upcoming Rule the Kingdom and Tribez lead on tablet before mobile, Facebook

Announcing Inside Social Apps NY -- December 3, 2012 in New York City

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We are excited to bring our Inside Social Apps conference to New York City. Inside Social Apps NY will be a one-day show where industry leaders will share their insights on optimizing monetization, engagement, and discuss the future opportunities of the social and mobile apps and games. Join us on December 3,...
Announcing Inside Social Apps NY -- December 3, 2012 in New York City

Liveblogging from Inside Social Apps, New York: Investing in Social and Mobile Games

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Live from New York, we’re at the Inside Social Apps conference at the New Yorker Hotel.  For the last session of the day, Eric Goldberg, managing director of Crossover Technologies lead a panel consisting of Atul Bagga, senior analyst – video games & China internet, Lazard Capital Markets, Mike Foley, SVP of...
Liveblogging from Inside Social Apps, New York: Investing in Social and Mobile Games

Liveblogging from Inside Social Apps, New York: The Future of Mobile App Discovery & Marketing

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We are in New York for the Inside Social Apps conference at the New Yorker Hotel. Inside Mobile Apps Staff Writer Kathleen De Vere  sat down with a panel on the topic of mobile app discovery and marketing. The panel consisted of GREE International Director of Developer Marketing David Chu,...
Liveblogging from Inside Social Apps, New York: The Future of Mobile App Discovery & Marketing

Liveblogging from Inside Social Apps, New York: Monetizing Social and Mobile Games

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Live from New York, we’re at the Inside Social Apps conference at the New Yorker Hotel. From freemium to sponsored apps, developers are actively trying to determine how and what users will pay for their goods. Inside Network Managing Editor AJ Glasser talked about the current marketplace with president and...
Liveblogging from Inside Social Apps, New York: Monetizing Social and Mobile Games

Liveblogging from Inside Social Apps, New York: Platform Opportunity in 2013

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We are in New York for the Inside Social Apps conference at the New Yorker Hotel. Manager editor of Inside Network AJ Glasser sat down with a panel on the topic of platform opportunities for 2013. The panel consisted of Jamie Conroy, Director of Special Product at TripAdvisor, Josh...
Liveblogging from Inside Social Apps, New York: Platform Opportunity in 2013

Blogging Inside Social Apps: Social Game Marketing and Performance Advertising on Facebook

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Analytics and Open Graph were big topics of discussion during the “Social Game Marketing and Performance Advertising on Facebook” panel at the Inside Social Apps Conference in San Francisco on Thursday. Ifeelgoods Co-founder and VP of Business Development Suchit Dash, AdParlor CEO and Co-founder Hussein Fazal, Kontagent CEO and Co-Founder...
Blogging Inside Social Apps: Social Game Marketing and Performance Advertising on Facebook

Supercell goes ‘tablet-first,’ hires former iWin president Greg Harper as general manager for North America

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Just in time for Apple’s heavily rumored iPad 3 announcement next week, Finnish developer Supercell has revealed from now on it will be following what it calls a tablet-first strategy. Several sources say that the iPad can monetize better than the iPhone. Last month at the Inside Social Apps conference,...
Supercell goes ‘tablet-first,’ hires former iWin president Greg Harper as general manager for North America
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