Today we’re bringing you the first in our new series: Appodeal’s Intel Briefing, which highlights the latest developments in the mobile app industry. You’ll find commentary on everything from chart-climbing mobile games to acquisitions in ad-tech.

This week’s roundup:

Ubisoft Becomes 4th Largest Mobile Games Publisher by Downloads with Ketchapp Acquisition Business of Apps

Apps are the New Television (According to Apps) Ad Exchanger

Mobile Ad Startup AppLovin Acquired by Orient Hontai Capital for $1.4B Business Insider

Pokemon Go Loses App Store’s Top Grossing Spot to Clash Royale  Venture Beat

Student Creates Secret Agent Game to Encourage Young Girls in Stem Daily Bruin

iPhone 7 and 7 Plus Review  TechCrunch [VIDEO]