Top grossing iOS apps in Australia:

Here are the top grossing iOS apps available on the App store:

Heart of Vegas: With over 5 million downloads worldwide Heart of Vegas has many of the world’s most popular REAL Vegas slots. Win HUGE JACKPOTS, enjoy amazing BONUSES and collect thousands of FREE COINS every day. Features include:

  • Your favourite real slots including More Chili, Miss Kitty, Where’s the Gold and Dolphin Treasure.
  • New games added all the time.
  • Best Jackpots and Biggest Wins.
  • Thousands of FREE coins from the Daily Wheel and Hourly Bonuses for the most exciting experience.

Clash Royale: From the creators of Clash of Clans comes a real-time multiplayer game. Collect and upgrade dozens of cards featuring the Clash of Clans troops, spells and defences. Form a Clan to share cards and build your very own battle community. Features include:

  • Duel players from around the world in real-time and take their Trophies.
  • Earn chests to unlock rewards, collect powerful new cards and upgrade existing ones.
  • Destroy opponent’s towers and win Crowns to earn epic Crown chests.
  • Build and upgrade your card collection with the Clash Royale Family along with dozens of your favourite Clash troops, spells and defences.
  • Construct your ultimate Battle Deck to defeat your opponents.
  • Progress through multiple Arenas all the way to the top.
  • Form a Clan to share cards and build your very own battle community.
  • Challenge your Clanmates and friends to a private duel.

Spotify music: With Spotify music, users can search for any track, artist or album and listen for free. Make and share playlists. Build your biggest, best ever music collection. Get inspired with personal recommendations, and readymade playlists for just about everything. Users can get their monthly Spotify Premium subscription through the app. If the user chooses to subscribe, they will be charged a price according to the country. Premium features include:

  • Play any song, any time on any device: mobile, tablet or computer.
  • Enjoy ad-free music.
  • Listen offline.
  • Get better sound quality.

Clash of Clans: From rage-­filled Barbarians with glorious moustaches to pyromaniac wizards, raise your own army and lead your clan to victory! Build your village to fend off raiders, battle against millions of players worldwide, and forge a powerful clan with others to destroy enemy clans. Features include:

  • Build your village into an unbeatable fortress
  • Raise your own army of Barbarians, Archers, Hog Riders, Wizards, Dragons and other mighty fighters
  • Battle with players worldwide and take their Trophies
  • Join together with other players to form the ultimate Clan
  • Fight against rival Clans in epic Clan Wars
  • Build 18 unique units with multiple levels of upgrades
  • Discover your favourite attacking army from countless combinations of troops, spells, Heroes and Clan reinforcements
  • Defend your village with a multitude of Cannons, Towers, Mortars, Bombs, Traps and Walls
  • Fight against the Goblin King in a campaign through the realm

Tinder: Tinder is a fun way to discover new and interesting people nearby. With Tinder’s ‘Smart Profiles’ we let you know when you share common friends and interests with your potential matches. Tinder is free to use but with Tinder Plus, users will get additional features. Here is how it works:

  1. Tinder shows you interesting people nearby, such as those that you share common friends and interests with.
  2. If you’re interested in connecting with someone, swipe right! If not, just swipe left to pass.
  3. If you like someone and they like you back, it’s a match!
  4. Chat with your matches and get to know them safely inside of Tinder.

Game of War – Fire Age: Join the ULTIMATE battle for domination of the Kingdom in Game of War – Fire Age. It comes with a host of features that include,

  • Play & chat with millions of Online Players from around the world in 32 different languages – all in real-time.
  • Be part of a Global Alliance where you can make friends, co-op with Alliance members & become the all-powerful King.
  • Train vast armies to lead into action packed battles & watch the fighting in real-time on the stunning World Map.
  • Attack & conquer the Wonder to become the King! Use your power to give special Titles to your Friends & Enemies in the Kingdom.
  • Talk & strategize with your Alliance & friends in Chat – Alliance Chat, 1-on-1 Chat, or Chat with the Entire World.
  • Team up & join Forces with friends or smack-talk & burn your enemies.
  • Forge diplomatic alliances to Conquer enemies & become the most POWERFUL Alliance in the Kingdom.
  • Build & Customize your Empire – Upgrade buildings, walls & weapons to strengthen your Empire.
  • Train, level-up and deck out your Hero – Craft legendary weapons and embed them with powerful Gems to rise above the competition.

Candy crush saga: Take on this deliciously sweet Saga alone or play with friends to see who can get the highest score. Candy Crush Saga is completely free to play but some in-game items such as extra moves or lives will require payment. Features include:

  • Collect sugar drops to advance along the sugar track for special surprises.
  • Tasty candy graphics that will leave you hungry for more.
  • Unwrap delicious environments and meet the sweetest characters.
  • Helpful magical boosters to help with challenging levels.
  • Complete adventurous levels and unlock treats.
  • Easy and fun to play, challenging to master.
  • Hundreds of sweet levels in the Candy Kingdom – more added every 2 weeks.
  • Leader boards to watch your friends and competitors.
  • Easily sync the game between devices and unlock full game features when connected to the Internet

Mobile strike: Mobile Strike is an exciting new action game of modern war that lets users build a base, control the action, and train elite troops to fight against enemies on the battlefield. Experience the rush of battle and conquest in the vast multiplayer world of Mobile Strike. Features include:

  • Join millions of players from around the world.
  • Build & customize an elite military base for defensive strength or offensive might.
  • Use tanks, helicopters, and modern military units to blitz your enemies.
  • Claim the title of Head of State to grant protections to your allies, and obstacles to your enemies.
  • Upgrade buildings & walls to defend your perimeter.
  • Train, level up, and supply your Commander with superior firepower.
  • Command 16 types of troops with 4 lethal tiers.
  • Clash with rival alliances & rule the world.

AFL Live official app: This app allows users to catch every game of this year’s AFL premiership season. This free App is packed full of features and content to keep users up to date while on the move, including:

  • LIVE match radio from a range of stations
  • LIVE match scores, team and player stats
  • Video match highlights, interviews and press conferences
  • Access to an extensive video archive from past seasons
  • Breaking news and match reports
  • Player profiles including articles and videos
  • Ladder and Fixtures
  • Alerts for match starts, team announcements and breaking news
  • Team Stats ranking your team against competition averages
  • ‘1 on 1’ comparison tool for Players and Teams
  • Apple Watch Support

 

Source: Appannie

Essential Google Chrome extensions for productivity:

Here is a list of essential google chrome extensions available on the google web store for users to increase their productivity.

Pocket:

Pocket is the perfect Chrome extension available on the store for viewing all online articles, even when the user is offline. With a single click, users can save webpages for offline reading. It is especially useful for students who can save their reading material for easy access.

Gestures:

Gestures allows users to bound customized gestures for any advanced function they can think of such as closing selected tabs only. Users can simply hold down the right click button on the mouse or touchpad and activate the Gesture to perform the action.

Panic button:

Panic button is a very handy extension available on the chrome web store. With just a click of a button, it allows users to hide all open tabs, saving them as temporary bookmarks for easy retrieval. A key board shortcut can also be assigned to perform this task even faster.

Dayboard:

Dayboard helps users from forgetting the important tasks needed to be completed during that day. Every time the user opens a new tab, the list of tasks will be displayed, which acts as a constant reminder so that the user can be focused on work.

OneTab:

Having a number of tabs open can drain the systems memory causing operations to slow down. OneTab offers the ideal solution to fix this problem. By clicking on the OneTab icon, all the open tabs will be organized into a list so that user can easily recall any tab when needed.

NoteBoard:

Note Board is the prefect extension for users looking to keep track of their ideas as and when they get them. The ideas are displayed in the form of digital sticky notes that can be pinned to the board. There are five boards arranged side by side and the ideas can be saved in the form of text, images and can be drawn directly on the note as well.

Ghostery:

Ghostery is a chrome extension that allows users to keep their browsing sessions and other details private. Users can block scripts and documents from any third party they don’t trust. It is the ideal extension that protects the user’s privacy over the internet.

Print Friendly:

Before printing out web pages, users need to clean it up a bit by removing ads and other unwanted webpage elements. Print Friendly make this job easier for the user who just needs to click a single button for the extension to display the web page in a print friendly format.

Sortd smart skin for Gmail:

Generally there are a number of unwanted emails cluttering the inbox of many users. Going through all of them to find one important email is mainly time consuming for users. Sortd smart skin for Gmail offers a number of options for users that include organizing mails based on user’s preferences, group mails, highlighting, and even add noted to keep everything as organized as possible.

SimpleExtManager:

Installing a lot of extensions can cause the chrome browser to slow down. Although extensions are useful, having the right number is also important. Users can easily manage extensions using SimpleExtManager that provides a dropdown menu to enable/disable extensions, apps and themes.

Tools for website analytics:

Tracking statistics and interpreting the data is vital for any business. It helps make the right decisions and plays a pivotal role in determining business essentials to achieve success. Whether big or small, businesses deal with aspects such as tracking sales, upcoming orders, stock, expenses and much more to successfully determine if the business is headed in the right direction, and identify what needs to be implemented. One might ask, why it is important for online businesses to track all these numbers. Business success always depends on a combination of efforts such as coming up with innovative ideas, multiple marketing strategies and analysis of different traffic sources.

To truly understand what’s working for your website, a good analytics system is the ideal tool. Businesses can use information gathered from web analytics to maximize revenues from services such as pay-per-click advertising, improve click-through on email campaigns, or even increase your search engine ranking. The possibilities are endless. There are many such tools available for multiple business verticals. Selecting the right tool for your business needs is crucial. Here are some of the preferred and multi-functional tools for site analytics:

Google Analytics:

Probably the most used site analytics tool on the planet is Google Analytics. It gives the most relevant information and the best part is its absolutely free. Google Analytics has a number of great features that can be used effectively to measure data on the website. It is highly recommended to use Google Analytics in cohesion with Google Webmaster tool to get the most out of this tool.

Clicky Analytics:

Ever since its release, Clicky Analytics has been making waves in the Analytics business. The key difference between Clicky and Google is that Clicky offers real time data, which can be vital if there is a spike in the number of visitors to your site from outside sources.

Mint Analytics:

Although not free, Mint Analytics is probably the only company that offers its services for just an upfront fee per site, without any recurring charges. This new entry has a fresh and innovative layout, with clear and easy to understand charts that displays the required information.

KissMetrics:

Kiss Metrics is popular among many for its services and its informative blogs as well. KissMetrics is a great system to get to know website visitors. In conjunction with KissInsights, the tools provided here are most definitely suited for commerce business sites.

Spring Metrics:

Spring Metrics has taken the analytics tool and made it simpler to use. Users don’t have to be professional data miners to get their questions about site analytics answered. Spring metrics is packed with features that include: real-time conversion analytics, top converting sources, keyword analytics, landing-page analysis, e-mail performance reports and simple point-and-click configuration.

 

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