Apple recently surpassed the 10 Billion app download mark, but it took them 2.5 years or so to get there. According to Gartner, that number will be dwarfed with about 17.7 billion apps to be downloaded in this year alone.
Can’t get past some of the trickier levels in Angry Birds? Rovio has introduced a new character to the flock, with the Mighty Eagle having a brilliant feather in its cap – the ability to blitz through levels.
After 13 days Nokia had seen 1.4 million downloads of its free Ovi Maps. Now, less than a month after giving away the good for free, they’ve seen three million downloads – with a map being downloaded every second. [TechRadar]