Mobile 'apps' a $17.5 bln market by 2012: study
A study released on Wednesday indicated that the market for mobile device software programs should rocket to 17.5 billion dollars (US) within three years.
Apple's booming App Store tops 100,000 programs
Apple on Wednesday announced that outside developers have crammed the virtual shelves of its App Store with more than 100,000 mini-programs for iPhones and iPod Touch devices.
Apple lets iPhone apps get down to business
Apple said Friday that it is allowing businesses to sell content or services through applications given away for free at the iPhone maker's online App Store.
iPhone the body electric: New 'apps' visualize human anatomy
University of Utah researchers created new iPhone programs - known as applications or "apps" - to help scientists, students, doctors and patients study the human body, evaluate medical problems and analyze ...
Apple App Store downloads hit two billion mark
Apple announced Monday that more than two billion applications for the iPhone and iPod Touch have been downloaded from its App Store, just five months after hitting the one-billion download mark.
Firm feeds demand for iPhone apps
Companies are increasingly pitching their products using text messages and cellphone applications. But a South Florida entrepreneur is taking the idea to the next level by designing iPhone apps for large companies, and using ...
Apple’s App Store Downloads Top 1.5 Billion in First Year
Apple today announced that customers have downloaded more than 1.5 billion applications in just one year from its App Store, the largest applications store in the world. The App Store is also growing at an incredible pace ...
Review: BlackBerry App World simple, light on apps
(AP) -- I'm typing this in between perusing Facebook, trying (and failing) to master a guitar-simulation game and listening to Internet radio on my smart phone.
A musical hit for the iPhone
The iPhone is many things - business device, gaming console, instant-messenger buddy. Ge Wang turned it into a flute.
Microsoft vows openness for mobile app store
(AP) -- Microsoft Corp. plans a central market to sell programs for cell phones running the Windows Mobile system. It hews closely to the setup of Apple Inc.'s App Store for iPhones, with one notable exception - Microsoft ...