Android edges past Apple in App Downloads

Android outperforms Apple in the number of Android application downloads in the Asia-Pacific region in 2011.

Android will play a dominant role for the first time this year with an Ovum survey predicting 1.8 billion downloads compared to Apple’s app downloads of 1.5 billion in the region. Last year Google's Android reached 244 million app downloads in the Asia Pacific region. The latest report predicts Windows Phone operating system will overtake BlackBerry for third place in downloads by 2015.

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