Tag: iOS Tracker

iOS 10 adoption surging; tracker updates

While iOS 10 wasn’t setting the world on fire from its initial launch, falling short of the adoption curve set by iOS 6, 7, and 9, that looks to be changing in recent days. Our iOS tracker shows the adoption of iOS 10 accelerating over the last week, quickly adding almost 20 percentage points to hit 57% of the iPhones and iPads in our sample. A few factors could be involved: Consumers who were slow to upgrade after some iPhones froze up during the iOS 10 installation have been satisfied that Apple fixed that issue. Pre-ordered iPhone 7s, which were in great demand, are…..

24 Hours of iOS 8: Video

Our iOS 8 Activity Tracker is showing real-time iOS 8 events from around the world, illustrating the rapid switch to the new operating system. (Fairly rapid, anyway: not nearly as fast as iOS 7 last year, but still impressive.) The most dramatic images came from the first 24 hours, though, as early adopters rushed to get the new software. To show that first burst of activity, we’ve put together this time-lapse video of the first 24 hours. Take a look and watch as first major cities, then smaller cities, then scattered points throughout the US and Europe light up with…..

Apple Confirms What We’ve Known All Along

Earlier this week Apple released its updated figures on iOS adoption, showing that 87 percent of devices are running on iOS 7, 11 percent on iOS 6 and 2 percent on earlier OS’. And would you look at that – an identical representation of what Fiksu is seeing on its iOS adoption tracker! With rumors of iOS 8 looming, you can bet we’ll be watching!