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Clubhouse Continues to Disrupt Big Tech with Android Release

Clubhouse Continues to Disrupt Big Tech with Android Release

Clubhouse is an invitation-only drop-in audio social networking app that was launched exclusively for iOS in April 2020. On May 21st, 2021, Clubhouse announced that their app was officially available to Android devices. In this blog post, we compare...- read more »

Analysis of Privacy Labels in iOS VPN Apps

Analysis of Privacy Labels in iOS VPN Apps

We’ve leveraged our app intelligence solutions to identify the most popular iOS VPN apps that collect Data Used to Track You, Data Linked to You, and Data Not Linked to You. These data privacy labels are part of Apple’s recently launched...- read more »

NEW: Tracking iOS App Store Privacy Data

NEW: Tracking iOS App Store Privacy Data

We’ve added insight into Apple Privacy features like App Privacy Details and App Tracking Transparency to the 42matters Explorer, Advanced Query API, and File Dump for iOS Apps. Few topics are as hotly debated as digital privacy — and...- read more »

Top Trending iOS & Android Mobile Games in the United States

Top Trending iOS & Android Mobile Games in the United States

Mobile games are big business. According to the folks over at Business of Apps, it was one of the strongest performing industries in 2020, generating an astonishing $77.2 billion in revenue over the course of a pandemic-stricken year. Additionally,...- read more »

New: iOS-Related Product Upgrades

New: iOS-Related Product Upgrades

We’ve added a whole bunch of new iOS-related product upgrades. These include access to country-specific app rating counts, privacy policy URLs, data privacy labels, high-resolution screenshot URLs, similar apps, and iOS app subtitles. Since...- read more »

NEW: App-ads.txt for LG and Samsung Connected TV (CTV) Apps

NEW: App-ads.txt for LG and Samsung Connected TV (CTV) Apps

We’ve added LG and Samsung connected TV (CTV) apps App-Ads.txt file dump. Now, with 42matters, you’ll have access to app-ads.txt insights for all CTV apps available on the LG Content Store and Samsung Smart TV Apps. A few weeks back we...- read more »

Top Trending VPN Apps for iOS & Android in the United States

Top Trending VPN Apps for iOS & Android in the United States

You’d be hard pressed to spend more than five minutes online without coming across an ad for a Virtual Private Network (VPN). Indeed, while VPNs have been around for the better part of three decades, companies like ExpressVPN and NordVPN have...- read more »

The Top Streaming Platform Newcomers

The Top Streaming Platform Newcomers

The streaming wars are upon us. While services like Netflix, Hulu, YouTube, and Amazon have long represented the vanguard of the industry, a number of newcomers have begun to turn some heads, portending potentially seismic realignments in the digital...- read more »

10 Trending Productivity Apps in 2021

10 Trending Productivity Apps in 2021

Coronavirus caught everyone off guard. Fortunately, in our increasingly digital world, adapting to “new normals” has never been easier. In-person meetings were swapped out for video calls on Microsoft Teams, Zoom, and other platforms;...- read more »

GameStop Fallout: Winners, Losers, and the State of Play

GameStop Fallout: Winners, Losers, and the State of Play

Back in January, social media was abuzz with talk of “memestocks,” Wall Street Bets, and GameStop. You couldn’t throw a stone into a socially-distanced supermarket without beaning an expert on Short Selling in the head, or knocking...- read more »