Developers interested in reaching a threshold of 80% active connected mobile devices have to deal with 156 types, a Flurry report said. Developers have to decide if they are going to stick to the predominant Apple and Android platforms, and risk offending reviewers by exclusion, forgo global application sales or spend all their time testing and optimizing, Darrell Etherington writes. "The changing nature of app development likely means there's more opportunity for a middle ground player, one that learns from the last generation of cross-platform app development tools," Etherington writes.

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