All I Want for Christmas Is a Smartphone App

All I Want for Christmas Is a Smartphone App

Mobile analytics firm Flurry is reporting that mobile device owners downloaded apps 242 million times on Christmas Day. By comparison, smartphone and tablet owners average 33 million downloads on a normal day.

Much of the surge was due to the number of people who received smartphones and tablets for Christmas. On a typical day, users activate 1.5 million new mobile devices. On December 25, users activated approximately 6.8 million devices.

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