Big round of applause for Apple!! Want to know why? Not at all surprising that Apple has again marked its presence in the App market as its revolutionary App Store witnessed over 50 million downloads. Obviously, the credit goes to its customers as well as developers for topping the downloading chart. Techvedic is all here to make your aware of this new achievement.
As per the report, customers are downloading more than 800 apps per second. It means over two billion apps per month. Well, the 50 billionth app was Say the Same Thing by Space Inch, LLC, downloaded by Brandon Ashmore from Mentor, Ohio. In fact, Apple offered a $10,000 App Store Gift Card to its 50 billionth customer. By transforming the use of mobile devices, Apple App Store has created an awesome app ecosystem. All the developers are completely stunned that they have crossed the milestone in less than five years.
This App Store was opened in July 2008 with 500 apps. From then onwards, Apple’s developer community has created an app which can do everything on an iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. Rich Riley, CEO of Shazam is really amazed with their success of App Store. Even after five years, people love to use Shazam on their iPhone or iPad. They are providing new updates to the users through its App Store which help them to explore exclusive features as well as new users can easily discover and download Shazam for their iPhones.
This App Store is an integral part of millions of iOS users as it transformed their business. Through these apps, iOS users can access their favorite sales on Gilt every day, anytime and anywhere, remarked Elizabeth Francis, Chief Marketing Officer of Gilt.com. App Store was proved to be very effective and influential for making Gilt the worldwide recognized brand. Offering more than 850,000 apps to iPhone, iPad and iPod users in 155 countries around the world, it has become the tremendous App Store globally. Also, for iPad 350,000 native apps are available. As an App Store customer, you can choose from a wide range of apps in 23 categories, including newspapers and magazines present in Newsstand, games, business, news, sports, health & fitness and travel.
Date: June 24, 2013