Apple's app store reaches milestone

November 4, 2009 1:55:22 PM PST
The company says more than 2 billion applications have been downloaded. When the online store launched in July of 2008, it had 500 applications available for the iPhone and the iPod Touch. There are now more than 100,000 apps available in 77 countries.

Apple claims the app store is the largest such retailer in the world.