Mobile app downloads account for $26 billion in revenues, and companies are clamoring to be a part of this windfall. The recent report "App Annie Index: Q2 2014" analyzes the industry, where freemium and advertising dominate, and many an interesting nugget can be mined from this paper. Of course, with both Google (NASDAQ: GOOG ) (NASDAQ: GOOGL ) and Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL ) being the largest recipients of app store dollars, the report is important reading for investors in both companies.
Leaked: Apple's next smart device (warning, it may shock you)
Apple recently recruited a secret-development "dream team" to guarantee its newest smart device was kept hidden from the public for as long as possible. But the secret is out, and some early viewers are claiming its everyday impact could trump the iPod, iPhone, and the iPad. In fact, ABI Research predicts 485 million of this type of device will be sold per year. But one small company makes Apple's gadget possible. And its stock price has nearly unlimited room to run for early in-the-know investors. To be one of them, and see Apple's newest smart gizmo, just click here!