Mobile Outlook 2013 (from Flurry)

Today, I came across a very interesting slide made by Flurry which highlights the explosive growth of smartphones globally. The key highlights of the slides showing mobile outlook for 2013 using the past few years’ analytical data are:

  • Smartphone is a global phenomenon (China is catching up very fats to US in number of active iOS and Android devices)
  • 30+ countries doubled number of iOS and Android devices in last 12 months
  • People spending minutes per day on TV and Web has remained stagnant from last 3 years but for mobile it has almost doubled in Dec 2012 from Dec 2010
  • App revenues are growing at 129% cumulative annual growth rate (CAGR) [2008-2012]
  • Majority of the time spent in social category of app is on social networks (47%), messaging (29%) and photo/video sharing (19%)
  • 7pm to 11pm is highest usage of media and entertainment apps (behave like TV’s prime time)
  • Females use more of shopping in Day time than their male counterparts

Read the full slide here:

New version of Majikal for iPhone is now available in app store

You said and we listened, thanks for the invaluable feedback. We have incorporated some of your feedback in this release and are still working on others.

In this release (v1.0.1):
– Support for iPhone 5
– Important bugfixes
– Better user experience: now you can add personal comments while sharing, following and check-in into an event.
– Better integration with Facebook
– Performance improvements

You will also note that we have changed the app name from “Majikal” to “Majikal – explore & follow local events“.

Download the app from here and don’t forget to write a review and send us feedback.

Bawaal Labs launches “Majikal” an iPhone app to discover local events and aims to make your events more social

Bawaal Labs has today officially launched its Majikal (pronounced: magical) app on the iPhone platform. Majikal is a location aware, social mobile platform that lets you discover and explore events happening around you. It aims to redefine the social experience around events.

Screenshot of the iPhone App
Screenshots of the iPhone App

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