App Annie has released its inaugural ranking for iOS applications in China, and avatar-creation tool MYOTee topped the chart in June despite not cracking the top 100 in May. Tencent claimed seven of the top 10 games on the list, and mobile video apps from LeTV, Youku and iQiyi are in the top 10 apps by revenue.
Windows 8 and Windows 8.1 make up more than 21% of the market share on the Steam platform, according to the Valve Hardware & Software Survey for January. The two operating systems still only accounted for 10% of Microsoft's market share for 2013, barely denting Windows 7, Net Applications reports.
VirnetX's $368.2 million victory in a patent case against Apple has been upheld by a federal judge. The technology involves Apple's FaceTime video-calling software. But the judge also rejected VirnetX's petition for a permanent injunction, saying he wants the companies to reach a settlement.
India's government debuted a $35 prototype for a computer designed for students, saying the unit's price will eventually reach $10. The Indian government will contract with a private vendor to mass-produce the Linux-based touch-screen devices, which are expected to be rolled out at Indian universities next year.