[Loadstone] fun statistics

Przemysław Rogalski Rogalski at o2.pl
Sun May 16 15:21:06 BST 2010


If it comes to deownloading, could you add E52 to the list of phones, please?
----- Wiadomość oryginalna ----- 
Od: <monty at loadstone-gps.com>
Do: <loadstone at loadstone-gps.com>
Wysłano: 16 maja 2010 13:29
Temat: Re: [Loadstone] fun statistics


> Hello Manu,
> 
> Thanks for the suggestion regarding the download ComboBox.  I just 
> modified the page to include a choose option to avoid accidental 
> downloads.
> 
> Although I take your point regarding accidental downloads possibly 
> boosting 1st edition download statistics, you must keep in mind that 
> Loadstone is often downloaded and used in developing countries where the 
> availability of 1st edition handsets may be greater than more expensive 
> recent models.
> 
> Monty
> 
> On Sat, 15 May 2010, Emanuel Boboiu (Manu) wrote:
> 
>> About the statistics, I think that 18% with 1st Edition is not the reality.
>> I think the reason is that first phone in that combo is a 1st Edition, maybe 
>> people press sometimes download button without choosing a phone.
>> It would be better to be there a first option: -- Choose --, not to be default 
>> a phone.
>> Manu
>>
>> ----- Original Message ----- From: <monty at loadstone-gps.com>
>> To: <loadstone at loadstone-gps.com>
>> Sent: 14 mai 2010 16:46
>> Subject: [Loadstone] fun statistics
>>
>>
>>> Some statistics for those who might be interested:
>>> 
>>> 
>>> As of today, the web site has had 66601 hits from unique IP addresses. Very 
>>> few of those web surfers visited site Advertisements that by the way
>>> help support the Loadstone GPS project.
>>> 
>>> Loadstone GPS version 0.72 was the active version for 1 year and 3 weeks. 
>>> During that time it was downloaded 6881 times.  Since many Loadstone users 
>>> receive the application from a friend or through other channels than the 
>>> Loadstone web site, this number does not accurately reflect the number of 
>>> Loadstone users.
>>> 
>>> 18% (1256 people) downloaded Loadstone GPS V0.72 for Nokia Series60 1st 
>>> edition handsets.
>>> 
>>> 9% (600 people) downloaded Loadstone GPS V0.72 for Nokia Series60 2nd 
>>> edition handsets.
>>> 
>>> 73% (5025 people) downloaded Loadstone GPS v0.72 for Nokia Series60 3rd 
>>> edition handsets.
>>> 
>>> The Loadstone GPS version 0.72 source code was downloaded 1272 times but 
>>> very few people worked on this code and submitted patches.
>>> 
>>> Users from at least 114 countries downloaded Loadstone GPS with the top 20 
>>> countries having the following break-down:
>>> 
>>> Germany 15%
>>> United States 11%
>>> United Kingdom 8%
>>> India 5%
>>> South Africa 4%
>>> Romania 4%
>>> Italy 3%
>>> Netherlands 3%
>>> Indonesia 2%
>>> Canada 2%
>>> Poland 2%
>>> China 2%
>>> France 2%
>>> Malaysia 2%
>>> Australia 2%
>>> Austria 2%
>>> Czech Republic 2%
>>> Russia 1%
>>> Spain 1%
>>> 94 other countries less than 1%
>>> 
>>> I rounded the above percentages so even though there is a pile of countries 
>>> with 2% they are ranked in order of downloads.
>>> 
>>> So, spread the word and get others using Loadstone to push the Germans out 
>>> of top spot!
>>> 
>>> also, it should be noted that by no means am I a statistician and the above 
>>> is not scientific or probably even accurate but it's interesting 
>>> none-the-less!
>>> Monty
>>> 
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