Dataset and general back-end related FAQs

These questions and answers pertain to non-feature/interface related questions.

How frequently does MixRank update app info?
We are updating app information around the clock. We use our ranking system, which we’ve built out to augment app discovery, to prioritize the decompi...
Wed, 20 Apr, 2016 at 4:44 PM
Why can’t I find our SDK in an app, when I know that it was recently installed?
If you are sure it is an SDK integration and not, for example, a server to server integration, then it is likely that we haven’t decompiled the app yet. We’...
Wed, 20 Apr, 2016 at 4:46 PM
Why can’t I find the app that we are installed in?
We only download apps that specifically do not exclude the US app store. Therefore, if your app does not want traffic in the US (e.g. French-only o...
Wed, 20 Apr, 2016 at 4:49 PM
Why is there no company for some apps?
Curating companies to apps is actually quite challenging. For example there are cases where the app developers give us false information: https://mixrank.co...
Wed, 20 Apr, 2016 at 4:49 PM
Can MixRank deliver MAU or DAU data?
Obtaining DAUs and MAUs can only be done by paneling, which just gives estimates. Through our methodology, we decompile iOS & Android apps, pull out the...
Wed, 20 Apr, 2016 at 4:44 PM
Where do we pull the contact information from?
We pull our contact information from a number of sources, but mainly through our crawlers that we have across millions of websites. The methodology is simil...
Tue, 26 Apr, 2016 at 3:02 PM