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Sparrow iOS Game Framework Beginner's Guide

By : Johannes Stein
Book Image

Sparrow iOS Game Framework Beginner's Guide

By: Johannes Stein

Overview of this book

Table of Contents (20 chapters)
Sparrow iOS Game Framework Beginner's Guide
About the Author
About the Reviewers

An overview of analytics services

Some basic analytics are most likely provided by a beta distribution service (as Ubertesters in our case). When you have a paid app in the Apple App Store, it is often necessary to have detailed information, such as how many in-app purchases there were and accurate details about play sessions.

Analytics are usually a paid service; in most cases, there is either a free or a trial version. Let's take a look at two analytics services.

Flurry analytics

Flurry is a service that has been around for a few years and provides support for multiple platforms. It provides the following features:

  • Geographical data of users

  • Crash analytics

  • Play session statistics


Flox is a service made by Gamua, the guys behind the Sparrow framework. Flox is a relatively new service which is available at

Flox provides the following features:

  • Remote logging

  • Leaderboards

  • Save games

  • Session and user statistics

The Objective-C headers are available at