Apple has announced that the App Store was a new record in early January. Nearly $ 500 million was spent by users to buy apps, games and app purchases. According to Apple, on January 1 was even the most important day since the creation of the App Store. To date, developers have earned $ 25 billion.
App Store (RED)In December, Apple has partnered with (RED) to fight against AIDS in Africa. Over $ 20 million were donated during the quarter, more than $ 100 million since the beginning of the partnership.
In 2014, sales increased by 50%, very good news for developers. Apple recalls throwing lots of applications, TestFlight for application betas and new tools alongside iOS 8, the Swift language.
Apple PayApple also suggests Apple Pay, like what the new payment system, only available in the US for now, is a big hit. Customers adhere to this system offers to pay instantly with an iPhone 6 and Touch ID.
Finally, Apple announced that the App Store has created 627,000 jobs in the United States. The store has 1.4 million applications to date in 155 countries, including 725,000 iPad apps.