Apple Reveals Record-Breaking App Store Numbers
Apple reveals some record-breaking statistics for its App Store and touts its job creation chops.By Mikah Sargent | January 9, 2015
Notoriously secretive tech company Apple has pulled back the curtains to tout some record-breaking statistics.
$10 billion. That's the total revenue developers earned from App Store sales in 2014 alone. And the Cupertino company started off 2015 with another record-breaking stat: users spent nearly half a billion dollars on apps in the first week of January alone. (Video via Apple)
And the big-numbered stats didn't stop there, folks. Apple put together a graphics-packed page of data about the company's contributions to job creation.