For your weekend reading pleasure, here are the most popular AppNewser headlines of the week.
They include great research on successful Kickstarter campaigns, the surge in 2013’s mobile app usage, and an update to mobile brwoser, Chrome, that could save you 50% of data use.
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- Researchers Discover Phrases That Predict Success on Kickstarter (Bonus:‘Crowdfunding the Next Big Thing’ Free eBook)
- ‘Farm Heroes Saga’ Joins Top Free Android Apps List This Week
- Neiman Marcus Joins Target and Three Other Retailers as Credit Card Data Hacks Broaden
- Sexting Teenager Charged for Distributing Child Pornography in Canada
- Apple Removes Barbie-like Plastic Surgery App After Internet Backlash
- Google Hangout Face Tracking App Will Tell You When to Smile More
- University of California Press Has 770 Free Classic eBooks for Public Reading
- Usage of Mobile Apps Surged 115% in 2013, Led By Messaging Apps
- What if the Google Search Engine Was a Real Person?
- New Chrome Update Could Save Mobile Browsers 50% of Data Use