Horace Dediu

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I estimate that total Android activations have reached 396 million. (iOS are probably at 390 million)

The variance is consistent with seasonality.

I have a table:

A measure of app price consistency: Downloads vs. Payments to Developers

There are about 5 to 6 apps downloaded per iOS device per month.

iOS app download rate is now 50 million per day.

Total apps downloaded over total iOS devices sold is now 77.

The price of national platform pride? Or maybe the value of subsidies?

The price of national platform pride? Or maybe the value of subsidies?

Hm. Trouble with the robot?

My desk 22 years ago and my desk today.

Fatality rates and non-fatal injury rates in the Netherlands, Denmark, Germany, the UK and the USA

Women’s share of total bike trips in Australia, the USA, the UK, Canada, Denmark, Germany and the Netherlands

Bicycle share of trips in Europe, North America and Australia (percentage of total trips by bicycle).

Selling Prices, Revenues, Operating Profits, Expenses and Shipments Q1 2012

Unforgiven: There has never been a recovery from failure in phone markets.

This ended up on the cutting room floor for today's post. Perhaps still interesting.

Google has 3.51% market share in smartphones (as of end of Q1). Ranking 10th among vendors.

Taps wide open. Apple Machinery and Equipment spending at a new high.