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December 21, 2012

Google apps' revenue growth beats Apple's

Google apps' revenue growth beats Apple's: Report - The Times of India: : Google's online Play shop of applications for Android-powered smartphones and tablets is growing fast, a report released Thursday by market tracker Distimo 

The aggregate daily revenue at Google Play shops across the 20 largest countries where they are available climbed 43 percent during the past four months, while sales at Apple's online App Store increased 21 %

"Google Play is just starting to rival the Apple App Store in a few countries on a worldwide scale, even though it is still losing in terms of daily revenues," Distimo said in the report.

Apple's App Store catering to its iPhones, iPads, and iPod touch devices took in more than $15 million dollars a day in November, while daily revenue at Google Play was just shy of $3.5 million, according to Distimo.