Summary. The Apple iPhone and iPod operating system platform is probably the most popular software platform in the world with over 100,000 applications written for the device operating system. The following news release is from Apple on 4 November 2009.
Over 100,000 Apps Now Available on the App Store, November 4, 2009. Apple today announced that developers have created over 100,000 apps for the App Store, the largest applications store in the world. iPhone and iPod touch customers in 77 countries can choose from an incredible range of apps in 20 categories, including games, business, news, sports, health, reference and travel. App Store users have downloaded well over two billion apps, continuing to make it the world’s most popular applications store. Filed under: iPhone. Read more: apple.com/iphone