Tag Archive: Billionth

Apple will sell its 1 billionth iPhone this summer

Apple will sell its one billionth iPhone this summer and is likely to sell its 2 billionth by 2020, claims a new report. Provided these numbers are accurate (and the first is almost certainly correct), it’s a timely reminder that — even during a period when the term “peak iPhone” is being thrown around — Apple’s astonishingly […]

(via Cult of Mac – Tech and culture through an Apple lens)

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50 Billionth App Winner “Saved Up Apps” To Win Contest


The winner of Apple’s $ 10,000 App Store gift card has revealed how he saved up apps to download to his iPhone in an a bit to become the 50 billionth downloader. Brandon Ashmore, 21, from Mentor, Ohio, held his downloads until Wednesday night to try to give himself a better chance of winning the contest.

He still thought it was a joke when Apple called to tell him he had  [Read More…]

Apple: Person to Download the 25 Billionth App Gets A $10k Gift Card

With the App Store being a hefty part of Apples revenue, they do everything that they possibly can to drive purchases, even if it means giving away a $10,000 App Store gift card. As Apple has done in the past with reaching a download milestone in the App Store, they are equipped to award the 25,000,000,000th application downloader with the major accolade. QuoteOriginally Posted byApple As of today, nearly 25 billion  [Read More…]