Mobile gamers are shifting to Android and iOS devices, stats show

02/21/2013 | VentureBeat

Dedicated hand-held consoles are giving way to Android and iOS mobile devices in use by gamers, according to statistics released by analytics site App Annie and IDC. In the fourth quarter of 2012, consumer spending on iOS games nearly matched the amount for Nintendo and Sony hand-held consoles, the stats reveal. "While the most popular games and their business models are quite distinct, Nintendo and Apple were surprisingly close in terms of aggregate consumer spend on game software in the fourth quarter of 2012," IDC's Lewis Ward said in a statement.

View Full Article in:

VentureBeat

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Retail

Job Title Company Location
Staff Accountant-General Accounting
Total Wine & More
Potomac, Maryland
Branch Manager
Crescent Electric Supply Co.
Cedar Rapids, IA
Customer Service Operations Director
Orchard Brands
Warren, Pennsylvania
Store Initiatives Manager Job
Ross Stores, INC
Dublin, California
Project Manager, Store Planning & Construction
The Vitamin Shoppe
North Bergen, New Jersey