Mobile Lowdown 7-11-11: GetJar; Foxconn; Zynga; Apple App Store; HTC


Our look at some of the big stories in mobile today:

GetJar: Apple (NSDQ: AAPL) is antsy about GetJar’s use of “app store,” and GetJar looks like it is trying to fight back. (via GetJar blog)

Foxconn: The Apple manufacturer is reportedly investing $1.6 billion to open new Apple retail stores in the region to push sales of products. (via Bloomberg)

Zynga: Any doubts about Zynga’s ambitions in mobile? It’s now acquired Five Mobile, a mobile gaming studio in Toronto, Canada.

Apple Apps: Piper Jaffray’s take on last week’s news that Apple has passed 15 billion app downloads; includes projections. (via Fortune)

HTC: Looks like HTC will be supporting unlocked bootloaders for the HTC Sensation, the HTC Sensation 4G and the HTC EVO 3D. (via Facebook, This is my next)

Comments have been disabled for this post