Mac App Store

Apple’s Mac App Store hits 100m downloads

Little more than a year ago, I asked the question, “Will the Mac app store change the desktop software landscape?

The answer may not yet be obvious, but one thing is for sure: Apple’s attempt to bring the app store model to the desktop isn’t a flop.

Yesterday, the company announced that less than a year after launching, the Mac App Store has already surpassed the 100m download milestone.

According to Apple, this makes its newest app store “the largest and fastest growing PC software store in the world.