How automated reports helped Futureplay and Webedia improve ad monetisation

It’s no secret that success in the mobile games space relies a lot on not just a great game (though that is key), but on data. Acquiring, retaining and monetizing users smartly are part and parcel of making a top grossing game, as is analysing user trends and understanding how these players are interacting with […]

Weekly global mobile games charts: Tencent's Perfect World debuts top in China while Dragon Ball Z falls

To give our readers better insight into the global mobile games industry, we’ve teamed up with market data firm Sensor Tower to bring you exclusive weekly charts from key countries. These rank games by free downloads, paid downloads and the top grossers across the App Store and Google Play. Each week we’ll be covering the […]

Game IP versus entertainment IP: Which is best for mobile games?

Following the under-performance of EA’s Command & Conquer: Rivals and the reaction to Diablo Immortal, this week we asked our Monetizer Mavens to discuss the tricky subject of gaming IP.  Notably, while it appears to be hard to reinvent existing game IP for mobile, there have been examples of successful – if lateral – ways to […]

Apply for a WWDC19 Scholarship

WWDC Scholarships reward talented students and STEM organization members with the opportunity to attend this year’s conference. Apply by Sunday, March 24, 2019 at 5:00 p.m. PDT. Learn more about WWDC Scholarships

WWDC19 Registration Now Open

Register by Wednesday, March 20, 2019 at 5:00 p.m. PDT for your chance to join us and thousands of coders, creators, and crazy ones at this year’s Apple Worldwide Developers Conference in San Jose, June 3-7. Learn more about WWDC

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Promoting Your Subscriptions with New Offers

Apps with auto-renewable subscriptions will soon be able to provide a discounted price for existing or previously subscribed customers. Subscription offers can help re-engage subscribers who have canceled their subscriptions or promote an upgrade to another subscription at a special price. Make sure your offers are ready once this feature is publicly available. Download the […]

New Design Resources Now Available

Make sure your iOS and watchOS apps continue to deliver outstanding user experiences. Take advantage of new Siri Shortcuts design templates, the SF Compact Rounded font for watchOS, and the watchOS design kit for Adobe XD. You can also get updated design templates for iOS Home Screen, Notifications, Widgets, and Home Screen Quick Actions. Learn […]

Upcoming Two-Factor Authentication Requirement for Account Holders

In an effort to keep accounts more secure, developers with the Account Holder role in a developer program will need to enable two-factor authentication to sign in to their Apple Developer account and Certificates, Identifiers & Profiles starting February 27, 2019. This extra layer of security for your Apple ID helps ensure that you’re the […]