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  • AppoLearning For iPad Helps Parents & Teachers Find The Educational Apps Worth Buying

    AppoLearning For iPad Helps Parents & Teachers Find The Educational Apps Worth Buying

    With an ever-expanding selection of apps on the market making educational claims, parents today have a tough time deciding which apps are worth their investment. Earlier this year, app search and discovery portal Appolicious launched a new resource called appoLearning to specifically address this problem. Today, that service has arrived on the iPad in the form of a standalone application. Read More

  • App Discovery Service Appolicious Launches appoLearning – A New Way To Find The Best Educational Apps For Kids

    App Discovery Service Appolicious Launches appoLearning – A New Way To Find The Best Educational Apps For Kids

    Appolicious, the app search and discovery portal which helps users find new mobile applications for iPhone, iPad, and Android, is today launching a new service today aimed at parents, teachers and others in search of the best educational apps for children: appoLearning. This new resource is Appolicious’ attempt solving the inherent problems with app search today, starting with a focus… Read More

  • Mobile App Directory Appolicious Debuts Advertising Platform

    Mobile App Directory Appolicious Debuts Advertising Platform

    Social mobile app directory Appolicious is getting into the advertising game today, launching a bidded keyword engine for its app directory, and those the startup powers for Best Buy or Samsung. As you may know, Appolicious offers mobile and web app directories where users can search for apps that are organized into more than 1,200 categories, such as “Preschool Early Reading”… Read More

  • Samsung Adds An Appolicious-Powered Social Mobile App Directory To Galaxy Tab Devices

    Samsung Adds An Appolicious-Powered Social Mobile App Directory To Galaxy Tab Devices

    After landing a similar deal with Best Buy, social mobile app directory Appolicious has announced another partnership—with Samsung. Currently, a Samsung-branded social mobile app directory is preloaded on Samsung Galaxy Tab Android Tablets. The mobile app directory, which is located on the home screen of the tablet as ‘Samsung App’, designed to make it easier for consumers… Read More

  • Best Buy Launches Appolicious-Powered, Curated Mobile App Directory

    Best Buy Launches Appolicious-Powered, Curated Mobile App Directory

    Social mobile app directory Appolicious is announcing a major new partner today—Best Buy. The consumer electronics retail giant is launching the Best Buy App Discovery Center, an Appolicious-powered mobile app directory designed to make it easier for consumers to locate and find recommended iOS and Android apps. On the new platform users can search for apps that are organized into more… Read More

  • Appolicious Hyper-Categorizes Directory With 1,400 Categories For iOS Apps

    Social mobile app directory Appolicious is debuting a new categories feature today, that adds custom taxonomy for both iOS and Android. Now, there are 1,400 individual categories for iOS apps on Appolicious and about 700 for Android apps listed on the app directory. It’s essentially Appolicious categorization on steroids. Appolicious CEO and founder Alan Warms tells us that app discovery… Read More

  • Mobile App Directory Appolicious Deepens Integration With Yahoo; Launches Android App

    Social mobile app directory Appolicious is deepening its integration with Yahoo today with the launch of ‘yap.appolicious.com,’ a website that to help people find an apps that run on Yahoo’s platform, and the re-launch and design of AndroidApps.com, a website that helps people find Android Apps. Earlier this year Appolicious announced a partnership with Yahoo to co-brand… Read More

  • The 30 Best iPhone Apps So Far This Year

    The 30 Best iPhone Apps So Far This Year

    Editor’s note: This guest post is written by Alex Ahlund, the former CEO and founder of AppVee and AndroidApps, which were acquired by mobile application directory Appolicious. I’ve been involved in the iPhone app industry since it first began in 2008 and I have to say that it has come a long way. I’ve seen it grow from a meager launch of 500 applications in the App Store… Read More

  • iPhone App Sales, Exposed

    iPhone App Sales, Exposed

    One of the most commonly asked questions we get from both developers and industry outsiders is: how much money can I make developing apps? It’s a hard question to answer. So we decided to conduct a survey. We asked for sale sdata from 124 developers that market applications ranging in price from 99 cents to $79.99. This survey was conducted on apps that ran the gamut of popularity… Read More

  • Mobile App Directory Appolicious Rolls Out Facebook App, URL Shortener And More

    Fresh off the acquisition of AppVee, social mobile app directory Appolicious is releasing a few new features including a Facebook App, an Appo.me URL Shortener for links to apps, and a Twicker ad model, which allows users to view tweets and offers from sponsors on the site. Appolicious, which just raised $1.5 million in funding and debuted an iPhone app, tries to make sense of the 100,000 apps… Read More

  • Mobile App Directories Consolidate: Appolicious Acquires AppVee

    With the proliferation of mobile app directories on the web, it comes of no surprise that many are beginning to acquire each other and merge their content. Today Appolicious, a comprehensive iPhone and Android app directory with a social twist, is acquiring AppVee, a startup that provides in-depth and comprehensive video reviews of iPhone and Android applications on AppVee.com and… Read More

  • Appolicious Takes A Page Out Of Twitter's Playbook; Lets Users Create Personalized Lists Of Apps

    Appolicious, a comprehensive iPhone and Android app directory with a social twist, has launched a compelling new feature today: the ability for users to create curated lists of iPhone apps and Android apps. The new feature, which is similar in some ways to Twitter’s list functionality, allows anyone to create lists of their favorite apps by category and lists are limited to five apps. Read More

  • Appolicious Now Delivers Personalized App Recommendations To The iPhone

    Appolicious, a comprehensive iPhone app directory with a social twist, is on a roll. The startup just raised $1.5 million in funding last week and is now launching a free iPhone app that compliments its web platform. The Appolicious iPhone app will recommend apps for you based on ratings, reviews, comments and will also let users review and rate apps from the phone itself. Appolicious pulls… Read More

  • Appolicious Lands $1.5 Million For Social iPhone App Directory

    Appolicious, an online iPhone app directory, has raised $1.5 million in funding from Apex Venture Partners and James Crouthamel, the founder of Performics. The startup had previously raised $500,000 in seed funding from Apex. Basically, Appolicious tries to make sense of the 100,000 apps on Apple’s App Store, but with a social twist. So not only can you find apps based on category or… Read More