Apple’s App Store Reaches 10B Downloads

According to FierceWireless, Apple’s iTunes store reached 10b downloads as of this past weekend.  For those of you who have been counting it took less than 30 months having launched July 11, 2008.  In the beginning, the store only had 552 iphone applications.  Today, 325,000+ exist with over a 1,000 being submitted each week by developers.

Wondering which apps fared the best?  Gaming, movies & religion top the list.

All-Time Top Paid iPhone Apps:

  1. Doodle Jump
  2. Tap Tap Revenge
  3. Pocket God
  4. Angry Birds
  5. Tap Tap Revenge 2.6
  6. Bejeweled 2 + Blitz
  7. Tap Tap Revenge Classic
  8. AppBox Pro Alarm
  9. Flight Control

All-Time Top Free iPhone Apps:

  1. Facebook
  2. Pandora
  3. Google Mobile App
  4. Shazam
  5. Movies by Flixster
  6. The Weather Channel
  7. Google Earth
  8. Bump
  9. Skype
  10. Paper Toss

All-Time Top Paid iPad Apps:

  1. SoundHound
  2. StickWars
  3. FlightTrack
  4. Backbreaker Football
  5. Calorie Tracker
  6. BlocksClassic
  7. iFart Mobile
  8. GoodReader for iPad
  9. Cro-Mag Rally
  10. Ambiance

All-Time Top Free iPad Apps:

  1. Pandora
  2. Google Mobile App
  3. Movies by Flixster
  4. Google Earth
  5. Yelp
  6. Fandango Movies
  7. Remote
  8. iBooks
  9. Bible
  10. Solitaire

Source:  Apple

Read the entire article to learn about the evolution of the iTunes store by following the link below:

http://www.fiercedeveloper.com/special-reports/ten-billion-downloads-and-counting-history-apples-app-store-and-its-all-tim

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