The Mac App Store Celebrates Its 1st Birthday Today

App Store Logo

1 year ago today, Apple made their App store available for the Mac OS X platform. Alongside Mac OS X 10.6.6 Apple released one of the first known desktop marketplaces for Apps. It gave a lot of exposure to budding developers and made App discovery for computers more easy. After just 24 hours since launch, 1 million Apps had been downloaded. Furthermore recently, Apple announced that they had reached the 100 million downloads milestone. They describe their desktop marketplace as the “largest and fastest growing PC software in the world”. Read More