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How likely are you to download apps from different sources?

Survey period: 9 May 2016 to 16 May 2016

Tread lightly and carry a full backup when it comes to downloading apps. How likely are you to venture to these places? 1 = not at all likely, 5 = Very likely.

OptionResponses Avg  
AppStores (eg Apple, Google Play, Amazon etc)9773.95
Direct downloads on trusted sites (eg Microsoft, Google, CodeProject etc)9774.32
Direct from the author's (or authoring company's) site9773.60
Links on reputable bloggers' sites9772.66
Download sites (eg CNET download)9772.25
BitTorrent9771.82
Download links from trusted friends9772.56



 
GeneralRe: AppStores Pin
Albert Holguin13-May-16 6:27
professionalAlbert Holguin13-May-16 6:27 
GeneralOh wait Pin
Mycroft Holmes8-May-16 23:41
professionalMycroft Holmes8-May-16 23:41 
GeneralRe: Oh wait Pin
ZurdoDev9-May-16 2:46
professionalZurdoDev9-May-16 2:46 
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Johnny J.9-May-16 4:39
professionalJohnny J.9-May-16 4:39 
GeneralRe: Oh wait Pin
Clifford Nelson9-May-16 6:14
Clifford Nelson9-May-16 6:14 
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Clifford Nelson9-May-16 6:13
Clifford Nelson9-May-16 6:13 
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carlospc197010-May-16 5:19
professionalcarlospc197010-May-16 5:19 
GeneralMobile vs Desktop PinPopular
User 74293388-May-16 23:25
professionalUser 74293388-May-16 23:25 
The platform is important here. For mobile apps, I don't install anything that isn't from the official AppStore/Play Store. For desktop, I never download anything from the store and usually get software from the developer's website.

modified 13-Sep-18 21:01pm.

GeneralRe: Mobile vs Desktop Pin
OriginalGriff8-May-16 23:28
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Vikram A Punathambekar9-May-16 5:57
Vikram A Punathambekar9-May-16 5:57 
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User 742933810-May-16 0:17
professionalUser 742933810-May-16 0:17 
GeneralRe: Mobile vs Desktop Pin
Nish Nishant11-May-16 5:10
sitebuilderNish Nishant11-May-16 5:10 
GeneralDownloading and opening are 2 different things Pin
R. Erasmus8-May-16 22:33
R. Erasmus8-May-16 22:33 
AnswerRe: Downloading and opening are 2 different things Pin
Gaurav Aroraa8-May-16 23:22
professionalGaurav Aroraa8-May-16 23:22 
GeneralRe: Downloading and opening are 2 different things Pin
BillW339-May-16 5:18
professionalBillW339-May-16 5:18 
GeneralRe: Downloading and opening are 2 different things Pin
raddevus10-May-16 10:27
mvaraddevus10-May-16 10:27 
GeneralApp-Store is the place where you will get all apps under a single roof Pin
koolprasad20038-May-16 19:21
professionalkoolprasad20038-May-16 19:21 

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