Quick Note: Apple Grabs $10 Billion in 2013 App Store Downloads
January 7, 2014 2:25 PM
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$1 billion of that came from December alone
boasted 2013 as "the best year ever" in terms of App Store sales and downloads with over $10 billion in purchases total for the year.
According to an Apple
, customers spent $1 billion in the App Store for December 2013 alone. During that month, customers downloaded nearly 3 billion apps, marking a successful holiday season for the tech giant.
“We’d like to thank our customers for making 2013 the best year ever for the App Store,” said Eddy Cue, Apple’s senior vice president of Internet Software and Services. “The lineup of apps for the holiday season was astonishing and we look forward to seeing what developers create in 2014.”
Apple added that developers of iOS apps have now made $15 billion from the App Store.
now offers over 1 million apps total for the iPhone, iPad and iPod touch in 155 countries.
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1/8/2014 9:33:23 AM
The Apple App store does have some pretty crazy games, etc out there.
Who'd have thunk I would pay $15 for a Final Fantasy game I beat 20 years ago...... They know we are suckers for nostalgia... Jerks
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