Apple App Store tops 10 billion downloads


The countdown had been on for a few days and the milestone has been reached. Apple’s App Store has now topped the 10 billion download mark.

Whoever downloaded that ten billionth app won themselves a US$10,000 iTunes Gift Card.

The Apple App Store was launched in July 2008. It topped its first billion download mark about a year later. It now offers over 300,000 iPhone apps and more than 40,000 for the iPad.

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