66 per cent of installs rejected by Adjust's Fraud Prevention Suite over the course of 2017 came from Android devices, almost twice as many as from iOS smartphones and tablets. The larger volume of Android devices sold and the ease with which they can be jailbroken is partly to blame.
Cloud storage firm Dropbox and leading CRM provider Salesforce have announced a strategic partnership that will connect the companies respective platforms, enabling clients of all sizes and types to collaborate and more deeply connect with their customers across sales, service, and marketing.
Music streaming platform Spotify has introduced a hub that focuses on important topics throughout the year such as gender equality, mental health, LGBTQ rights, and immigration. The Amplify section, available to users in the US and Canada, has launched today.
Weeks ago, Snap opened up an in-app Snapchat store to sell merch, which appeared to be an attempt to open up a new revenue stream. But it looks like it will offer more than just dancing hot dogs. During yesterday's NBA All-Star game in Los Angeles, Snap held a concert that doubled as a sneaker.
Apple has said it's aware of the issue and plans to fix it in an upcoming update, but the issue has proved to be particularly problematic on Twitter. As word of yet another crash-inducing bug has begun to spread, it appears that some Twitter users are using it to their advantage.
In an effort to combat the issue of ad blocking, current affairs website Salon is testing an alternative to traditional digital advertising - using visitors's computers to mine cryptocurrency. The publisher is testing an system where users who visit the site with an ad blocker turned on see a prompt asking them to choose between the two options.
Pandora Premium Web Nearly a year after introducing its Premium on-demand music service to Android and iOS, Pandora has finally made the service available on the web. Since introducing the paid subscription service in March last year, it had only been available on Android and iOS smartphones.
Sony SmartBand smartwatch Sony and Ericsson have teamed up with LTE chipset provider Altair Semiconductor to develop a concept for a wearable that helps diabetics monitor their glucose levels. The wristband monitors and displays blood sugar levels, activity, sleep, heart rate, and alerts the user whenever necessary.
Google AMP Instapage Instapage, a post-click optimisation platform for advertisers, has partnered with Google to ring Accelerated Mobile Pages (AMP) to landing pages, becoming the first to partner with Google's AMP.
Achieving revenue of $12.9 billion and profit of $4.27 billion, Facebook has exceeded analyst expectations for its Q4 2017 earnings, with monthly active users reaching 2.13 billion. While mobile advertising revenue represented 88% of revenue in Q3 2017, it was 89% in Q4 2017.