Jonathan Allen

Jonathan Allen

Extraordinary Terrestrial.

President of Longneck & Thunderfoot, LLC. Former director of Gold AZBEE award winning SearchEngineWatch.com, former Co-founder of Webby, MEGAS, RTS award winning & BAFTA nominee Moblog.net

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blog.appmakr.com

Create An App To Get In On The Exploding Global App Economy

It won't come as a surprise to hear that the world is becoming obsessed with apps. As worldwide smartphone ownership creeps up (the most recent data shows 22 percent of the population owns one), so is the downloading and usage of apps.

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#WorldCup Not All Bad News for Brazil, Good News for Mobile App Economy

Over 600,000 tourists descended upon Brazil for the FIFA World Cup 2014 while many Brazilians had been protested the government’s spending program to host the tournament. At $11.2 billion (USD) 2014’s World Cup is the most expensive ever, but how do these costs compare to the rest of the Brazilian economy?