In the present day, Sensor Tower launched the High 10 most downloaded cellular apps worldwide for the month of July 2020. Based on its report, Douyin and its world model, TikTok ranks first within the world non-gaming app downloads. This app has over 65.2 million downloads, a rise of 21.4% over the identical interval in 2019. Curiously, america is the market with the biggest download quantity this month. The U.S. alone accounts for 9.7% of the overall downloads adopted by Indonesia with 8.5%.
Fb ranks second with 53.6 million downloads. This app has 23.1% downloads from India whereas 9.1% of downloads are from Indonesia. The opposite three apps within the prime 5 are Zoom, Instagram, and WhatsApp.
A big chunk of TikTok downloads used to come back from India with the U.S. following behind. After TikTok was faraway from India’s App Retailer and Google Play on June 29, Snack Video entered the highest 10 world cellular app download listing for the primary time. It at the moment ranks eighth, surpassing one other brief video app Likee. Snack Video obtained 28.8 million downloads in July, which is 3.7 instances the 7.8 million downloads in June.
It is very important note that Sensor Tower knowledge solely calculates the primary set up from the App Retailer or through Google Play. It doesn’t take into account a number of installations from the identical account on totally different units. Moreover, the download knowledge merges a number of variations of the identical software, resembling Fb and Fb Lite.
Presently, Chinese language brief video app, TikTok is on the snapping point. The U.S. authorities not too long ago introduced a ban on this app. For TikTok, the American authorities’s newest announcement didn’t comply with the rule of regulation. There are stories that the Chinese language firm will now sue the American authorities in a U.S. court docket.
Microsoft and Twitter are in negotiations to purchase TikTok
Presently, there are ongoing negotiations by some American firm to buy-out TikTok. The deal is not going to seize TikTok’s total enterprise. It’s going to contain TikTok’s enterprise within the U.S. and maybe a number of different international locations. As of now, Microsoft has formally confirmed that it’s in talks with TikTok over a doable buy. Most not too long ago, Twitter has additionally proven its curiosity within the Chinese language brief video platform. Regardless of the case could also be, the deal will probably be finished on or earlier than September 15th. As of now, there are speculations that the deal will probably be value between $20 billion and $30 billion.