Apple App Store downloads pass two million mark

by admin September 28, 2009 at 4:06 pm

Apple has announced that more than two billion apps have been downloaded from its App Store, which it modestly describes as the largest applications store in the world.

There are now more than 85,000 apps available for iPhone and iPod touch customers worldwide and over 125,000 developers have signed up for Apple’s iPhone Developer Program, says the company.

“The rate of App Store downloads continues to accelerate with users downloading a staggering two billion apps in just over a year, including more than half a billion apps this quarter alone,” says Apple CEO Steve Jobs. “The App Store has reinvented what you can do with a mobile handheld device, and our users are clearly loving it.”

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