Interesting data from App Annie's new report that analyzes the app industry in global markets. App economies in emerging markets continue to exhibit high growth rates despite the recent slowdown in the global economy. The report found that "Brazil, Russia, India and China (BRIC) have been instrumental in driving download growth for some time. This continued unabated in 2015 as the four markets together posted approximately 80% year over year growth in combined iOS and Google Play downloads"