Tag: Travel

The iPhone App Market

iPhone Apps n’ Store

The App Store stats summary from April 4th, 2010 is quite revealing.  In the beginning, the first tip-off that Apple was up to something came on December 14th, 1999, when Apple purchased the domain name www.iphone.org, which up through the present day directs visitors to Apple’s main corporate page.  Since that time, Apple has realized some significant growth.  The following stats will reveal that it is quite impressive.

Take a look at the count of active applications that are presently available in the App Store:

  • There are 191,449 total active Apps available for purchase in the App Store.
  • There are 31,734 total inactive Apps.
  • There are 223,183 total Apps.
  • All of these Apps come from 37,595 active App publishers.

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Source: www.newmaconline.com

The World’s Most Expensive Cities [Infographic]

Which are the world’s most expensive cities? The cities included on this interactive map are from a 2009 study by the UBS, which tracked the ups and downs of various places in the wake of the financial crisis. Many cities have changed ranks, with some cities become more, and others becoming less expensive. Currency devaluations played a a major role in the change of rankings, specifically in regards to emerging market cities

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Source: http://www.mint.com