GUEST: The recent launch of Super Mario Run by Nintendo set a new record, with over 40 million downloads during its first four days on the App Store. While these numbers portray a very rosy picture of the mobile gaming industry, it doesn’t necessarily reflect reality. Over the years, retention has become a tougher challenge for […]
"It is with deep honor and humility that I accept this ambassadorship"
Following in a grand tradition that goes all the way back to 2009, St. Vincent has been named Ambassador of Record Store Day. It seems a natural fit for the rock goddess, who’s helped shape music—literally—for over a decade. She appears to be taking her duties quite seriously, too. Show More Summary
Honored rocker accepts her appointment in a silly Funny or Die video.
The announcement came via a Funny Or Die video, where she thinks she's becoming Ambassador to Recorstorda, a "small Island in Northern Russia." Hilarity ensues. Continue reading…
St. Vincent is the ambassador for Record Store Day 2017. Along with today’s announcement, Annie Clark stars in a hilarious video, made by Funny or Die, that involves her training to become the ambassador for a small, nonexistent island called "Recordstorda." Watch it below. Show More Summary
St. Vincent Becomes Ambassador To Rec... 3:09 Have you heard that St. Vincent has been named ambassador to the tiny northern Russian island of "Recorstorda"? She has nothing to do with Record Store Day. Submitted by: Funny Or Die Regular Keywords: St. Show More Summary
St. Vincent is going to be Record Store Day's 2017 celebrity ambassador, a role previously occupied by Metallica in 2016 and Dave Grohl in 2015. She announced the news in a silly Funny Or Die video in which her manager tells her that she's going to be the ambassador of a tiny Russian island called…
(Milton, DE) – In celebration of the upcoming 10th anniversary of Record Store Day, Dogfish Head Craft Brewery is releasing Beer … The post Dogfish Head Announces Beer To Drink Music To ’17 appeared first on thefullpint.com.
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Third Man opened up a record store in Detroit, and now they'll be the first label to operate "a fleet of brand new, environmentally efficient pressing machinery within a purpose-built manufacturing infrastructure." The Third Man vinyl pressing plant will officially open on 2/25 in Detroit's Cass Corridor neighborhood. According to a press release, "the facility…
Apple rang in the New Year with some good news: the first day of 2017 marked the highest daily sales ever for App Stores. The company took in $240 million from app purchases on Jan. 1 through its app platform App Store, according to a news release published Thursday. That's after a year of record-breaking subscriptions and downloads, “generating […]
On New Year's Day, celebrating 2017 gave way to staring at iPhone and iPad screens as the App Store posted the single biggest sales day in its almost nine-year history. Customers tapped out $240 million in purchases on Jan. 1. AppleShow More Summary
The App Store opened 2017 with a massive bang by shattering sales records. New Year’s Day was its single busiest day ever, with $240 million raised from app purchases. The record caps an incredibly successful 2016 for iOS developers, who earned a whopping $20 billion last year — up over 40 percent from 2015. Since […] (via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens)
2016 and New Years set new records for Apple's App Store! When Apple announced a record breaking November for the App Store, impressive as it was, everyone knew it was only a placeholder until December. Holidays and new devices always combine into massive numbers for the App Store. Show More Summary
The Apple App Store saw a record day for revenues on January 1, with customers racking up almost $240 million in sales. December was also a bumper month with $3 billion in sales, according to a press release, with Super Mario Run alone notching up 40 million downloads in the four days following its release, […]
Apple today announced that January 1, 2017 was the iOS App Store's "busiest day ever" with $240 million total in customer purchases made on the storefront on New Year's Day. Looking back at the past year, App Store developers made $20...Show More Summary
Apple just posted a press release boasting that its increasingly popular App Store completely demolished existing sales records on New Years Day. By the time the dust settled, customers on January 1 purchased $240 million worth of apps,...Show More Summary