BG Mahesh | Mahesh |

How big is the mobile app industry in India?

With India having over 800+ million mobile connections and 50-150m mobile internet users it is obvious mobile apps are becoming very popular. Entrepreneurs are focusing a lot on mobile apps which are internet rather than SMS based (thanks to the recent TRAI ban).

The latest issue of Businessworld (App. App And Away) has covered on this topic extensively. Some highlights (with modifications),

Stats of Mobile Connection in India

Mobile App Stats in India

Various ways mobile app companies make money,

Few mobile app development companies have started focusing on verticals like textile industry. Good idea. Recently momo in Bangalore held a seminar on mobile apps and had asked me to refer people from non-tech industries. Smart thinking.