I smiled when I read this not because it's shocking news but rather because I ... Apple iPhone News forum
Apple Announces Over 100,000 Apps Now Available on the App Store
I smiled when I read this not because it's shocking news but rather because I was thinking it's about time. GeeZ what took them so long? Anyway with all the hubbub good and not so good it's nice to see such an amazing number of choices. In case you missed that number it's "One Hundred Thousand Apps" You have to admit, that's a lot of Apps.
CUPERTINO, California—November 4, 2009—Apple® today announced that developers have created over 100,000 apps for the revolutionary App Store, the largest applications store in the world. iPhone® and iPod touch® customers in 77 countries can choose from an incredible range of apps in 20 categories, including games, business, news, sports, health, reference and travel. App Store users have downloaded well over two billion apps, continuing to make it the world’s most popular applications store.
“The App Store, now with over 100,000 applications available, is clearly a major differentiator for millions of iPhone and iPod touch customers around the world,” said Philip Schiller, Apple’s senior vice president of Worldwide Product Marketing. “The iPhone SDK created the first great platform for mobile applications and our customers are loving all of the amazing apps our developers are creating.”
That's a lot of apps! Wonder how many there will be by this time next year.....when will we see the 200k announcement?