Mobile Minute

Read App Annie’s perspective on how mobile is impacting current events and consumer trends. Check in weekly for our take on the latest news cycles and how mobile transformation is shaping industries around the world.

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Mobile Minute: Recruitment and Hiring Apps See Growth as Businesses Reopen

LinkedIn and Indeed saw 25% and 20% growth in downloads in Q1 2021

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Mobile Minute: Fitness Tracking and IOT Apps Surged in Popularity

The likes of Peloton and Strava have experienced triple digit growth

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Mobile Minute: Social Media Apps Inspire Discovery for Retail and E-Commerce

Globally, downloads of the Pinterest app exceeded 193M in 2020

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Mobile Minute: Next Generation of Social Media Apps: Social Audio Apps

Clubhouse has exceeded 8 million downloads worldwide since launch.

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A Year of Bingeing: Time Spent in Video Streaming Apps Hit Nearly 1 Trillion Hours in 2020

The mass migration from broadcast TV to on-demand – and from big-screen to mobile – started a decade ago. Lockdown moved it to a new level, with app-based video streaming up 40% in a year.

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Mobile Minute: Dating App Use Grows as Singles Swipe Ahead of Valentine’s Day

Consumers spent over $3 billion in dating apps in 2020, up 15% YoY globally.

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Mobile Minute: Despite the Pandemic, Real Estate Apps Grow in 2020

Downloads of the top two real estate apps grew 15% compared to 2019 in the US.

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Mobile Minute: Gen Z, Millennials, Baby Boomers — Everyone is Spending More Time on Mobile

In the United States, Gen X/ Baby Boomers spent 30% more time year-over-year in their most used apps.

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Mobile Minute: Holiday Season Brings on Streaming Wars Amongst Top Video Apps

Streaming apps see major surge, with HBO Max jumping 215% in US downloads on Christmas Day 2020