8. April 2011 09:16
Veracode found out that one of the most Android apps Pandora Radio sending quite intimate details of users to Pandora’s and advertisers' servers. As a publisher I know that certain details must be sent to ad networks about user/visitor but I believe it must be voluntary opt-in feature so that user of the app can decide freely.
26. November 2010 12:46
According to source below, minimum ad budged for Appl'es iAd Platform is $1.000.000 in the U.S and £600.000 in the U.K.
So unless you are a very big company and wan't to target Apple products only prices are way to high.
Source http://www.nma.co.uk/news/is-apple-pricing-itself-out-of-mobile-ads?/3020837.article via http://londoncalling.co/2010/11/will-apples-iad-fail-at-the-first-hurdle-in-the-uk/
9. November 2010 11:19
KreCi has shared his income details from Android Market at http://www.kreci.net/reports/android-developer-income-report/
He started to learn development for Android on April and published his first app on May. Today he has 6 free apps published on Android market and made money buy publishing adverts from mobile ad companies listed here.
His income as follows:
May 2010 – $4.92
June 2010 – $138.87
July 2010 – $538.26
August 2010 – $920.00
September 2010 – $1545.45
October 2010 – $1059.31
As you see, you can generate quite nice steady income by publishing just free apps!
You can read my exprience on Android Market here
23. July 2010 12:12
A rough advert slipped in to Admob's publisher network costed money to quite few people who use iPhone application called Talking Tom Cat.
Application designed for kids was using Admob adverts to support free version and some adverts was designed to trick users/children to click and dial premium rate numbers.
Admob said: "Click-to-call ads with premium numbers are classified as age-appropriate and normally would not appear in apps for children. We will work with the app developer to block these ads if we discover they are showing."
2. May 2010 15:56
public static string GetUa(HttpRequest hr)
string visitorBrowser = hr.UserAgent.ToString();
string originalBrowser = hr.ServerVariables["X-OperaMini-Phone-UA"];
string anotherOriginalBrowser = hr.ServerVariables["X-Device-User-Agent"]; //novarra
return "OPERAMINI " + originalBrowser;
return "NOVARRA " + anotherOriginalBrowser;
return "No UA Found";