|[February 20, 2014]
Softonic Launches Software Guide App
SAN FRANCISCO --(Business Wire)--
Softonic, the world's leading online software guide, today announced
that it is strengthening its mobile offering with the launch of its new
Softonic app for iOS and Android (News - Alert) smartphones and tablets.
The new Softonic app offers users the ability to download software and
apps curated and tested by Softonic, as well as access to top industry
news, user reviews, software tips and comparisons.
With mobile demand growing rapidly, Softonic considers the sector one of
its strategic business lines for the upcoming year. Over the past year,
smartphone penetration in the U.S. increased from 52 percent in Q4 2012
to 60 percent in Q4 20131. Softonic has also seen a 97
percent increase in mobile use over the last year to more than 56
million unique mobile users globally in January 2014, compared to more
than 28 million for the same period of 2013.
"The new Softonic app is much more than just a mobile version of our
website. It helps users easily discover the best software and apps, and
learn everything they need to know wherever they are, whenever they
want," said Tomás Diago, founder and CEO of Softonic. "At any time,
uses can easily navigate from software to download to reading the
latest software news or viewing tutorials for popular apps."
The Softonic app can be downloaded from the following sites: App
Softonic is the world's leading online software guide and the best place
to find the most comprehensive information about programs, games, and
web applications for Windows, Mac, iOS, Android and other popular
Softonic is a leading European companies for internet global audience,
with more than 128 million unique monthly users and over 6 million daily
With offices in Barcelona, Madrid, San Francisco, New York, Shanghai and
Tokyo, Softonic content is available in more than 10 languages.
More information: www.softonic.com
Twitter (News - Alert): @Softonic_en
Android™ is a trademark of Google Inc.
iPhone™ and iPad™ are trademarks of Apple (News - Alert) Inc., registered in the USA
and other countries.
IOS is a registered trademark of Cisco in the
U.S. and other countries and is used under license.
1. 'Connected Home Report', The NPD Group (News - Alert)
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