Apple’s App store downloads touch 15 billion

Apple announced that over 15 billion apps have been
downloaded from its App Store by the more than 200 million iPhone, iPad and
iPod touch users worldwide.

The App Store offers more than 425,000 apps and developers
have created an incredible array of over 100,000 native iPad apps.

In just three years, the revolutionary App Store has
grown to become the most exciting and successful software marketplace the world
has ever seen. Thank you to all of our amazing developers who have filled it
with over 425,000 of the coolest apps and to our over 200 million iOS users for
surpassing 15 billion download,” said Philip Schiller, senior vice president of
Worldwide Product Marketing, Apple.

We sparked musical magic when iPhone users experienced
Ocarina three years ago.And now with iPad, we’ve created the Magic Piano and
Magic Fiddle apps” said Ge Wang, a Smule co-founder and assistant professor at
Stanford’s Center for Computer Research in Music and Acoustics.

iPad provides us with an unparalleled mobile device for
creating gorgeous, immersive games. Infinity Blade has been a runaway hit with
customers around the world and we couldn’t be more excited about our success on
iOS devices,” said Mark Rein, vice president and co-founder, Epic Games.

More than 15 billion apps have been downloaded from the
App Store
and more than 425,000 apps are available, including more than 100,000 native
iPad apps, to consumers in 90 countries.

Users of the more than 200 million iOS devices around the
world can choose from an incredible range of apps in 20 categories, including
games, business, news, education, sports, health, reference and travel.
Apple has paid developers over $2.5 billion to date.

By Team
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