SAN DIEGO, CA--(Marketwired - Oct 30, 2013) - The OTC Journal, the longest running electronic newsletter focused on the small cap and microcap sectors, notes a recent flurry acquisitions in the APP space are starting to create investor interest in the sector.
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Businesses recognize mobile solutions are becoming a key component in their growth strategies. Nokia recently released a study demonstrating the average user checks their mobile phone about 150 times per day.
By the end of 2013 there will be more mobile phones than people on Earth. At present, approximately 28% of media budgets are devoted to digital spend. The advertising spend on mobile strategies is expected to swell to nearly 40% by 2016 according to Price, Waterhouse, Coopers.
China's giant search engine company Baidu recently entered an MOU (memo of understanding) to purchase 91 Wireless from parent company NetDragon for $1.9 Billion in cash. 91 Wireless is an APP development company. Baidu shareholders have enjoyed a 70 point move in shares of BIDU since July of this year. BIDU has moved from $90 to $160.
Yahoo!'s resurgence this year from $20 to a recent high of $33 in 2013 has been fueled by acquisitions. New CEO Marissa Mayer has been employing start-up purchases to reinvigorate the company and secure talent.
Recently Yahoo! acquired Bignoggins, the creators of several sports related mobile apps for an undisclosed amount.
With the burgeoning growth of mobile usage comes the need for mobile solutions. In the sports and fitness arena, LifeApps (
Larry Isen, Editor of the OTC Journal states:
"In my view, it's only a matter of time before investors seek smaller, innovative companies in the mobile space. LifeApps (
"LifeApps spent 2013 publishing quality digital content, and with the burgeoning demand for mobile solutions, it's just a matter of time before LFAP delivers a major breakthrough.
"To experience the quality of their content, I strongly recommend you subscribe to YouWorkout through the iTunes Store or Google Play on your tablet device. The experience represents the future of magazine publishing."
LifeApps Digital Media products and publications can be found at:
http://youworkout.com/ (YouWorkout Magazine)
http://lifeappsmedia.com/content/portfolio/mdworkout-for-ios/ (MDWorkout APP)
http://www.coregrip.com/ (CoreGrip Site)
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