There were 13,737 new iOS apps released the week of 4/29–5/5.
One of the most popular SDKs among new apps was Alamofire, an HTTP networking library for Swift. This is a sign of Swift’s popularity overtaking Objective-C’s. AFNetworking, the HTTP networking library for Objective-C, is the 10th most popular SDK.
Also notable here is the #1 and two spots being monetization SDKs: Admob and Chartboost. This is indicative of Games being by far the most popular category, with 4,237 new apps being Games. The second most popular category is Lifestyle, with 1,152 new apps.
Here were the top 10 most popular SDKs and the # of apps they were found in:
*This data is based on scanning the new apps with at least one rating (557 apps).
For data on the most popular SDKs overall or within specific categories, reach out to us at mightysignal.com.
Mimeo released its first app, Mimeo Digital, for viewing and interacting with your company’s documents.
SDKs include Cordova, Ionic,
The US Department of Housing and Urban Development released Healthy Home Basics.
7 Bucks Entertainment released its first app, The Rock Clock, an alarm clock that wakes you up with the voice of The Rock. This is part of Project Rock, a self-improvement project by The Rock.
SDKs include Bugsnag, Google Analytics, Rongcloud
App Smart GmbH: 51
NETAXIS IT SOLUTIONS: 45
Magzter Inc.: 37
Healcode LLC: 19
Ember Studios: 18