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Mobile update: 60% of new phones sold are smartphones, in-app purchases racking up revenue

Wednesday, September 28, 2011 - 8:00am

Apple's iPhone and Android dominate the smartphone marketNearly 60% of all new cellphones sold are smartphones, according to Nielsen, and nearly half of all cellphone users own a smartphone. ZDNet has more on Nielsen's research here.

Meanwhile, a new report from Distimo found that among the 200 highest-grossing apps in the iTunes App Store, 72% of the revenue came from in-app purchases. Boy Genius Report states (here) that's up from 28% last year.

IAB REPORT: WEB RADIO AD REVENUE UP 21% OVER LAST YEAR

Monday, September 19, 2011 - 12:00pm

Web radio ad revenue

A report from the Interactive Advertising Bureau (IAB) states that online radio advertising in Q1 of 2011 was up 21% from Q1 2010. The report also shows that Internet radio users are more likely to act on advertising, with 18% visiting an advertisers' website (compared to 11% of overall Internet users).

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