Apple App Downloads Pass 10,000,000,000 (Yes..10 Billion)
Apple has reported that the number of apps that have been downloaded from their app store has now surpassed the 10 billionth download.
There are approximately 160 million iPhone, iPod and iPad users worldwide that make up those purchasers and one lucky person, Gail Davis in the UK received a $10,000 iTunes voucher for being the 10 billionth person with her purchase of an app called Paper Glider.
Most of that total number, 7 billion, was purchased in the last year and shows how quickly the app store has gained traction in the marketplace. It operates in 90 countries around the world and the iPhone has yet to launch in some populous markets.
Other manufacturers are coping the business mode including Google and Nokia, hither to the top operator in the marketplace until a few years ago.