Apple enjoyed New Year’s Day a lot more than most people, as it recorded the App Store’s best day ever. An eye-watering $240m (£195m) was spent across iPhone, iPad, Apple Watch, Apple TV and Mac, on the first day of 2017, on games, apps and iMessage sticker packs.
Across 2016, developers earned over $20bn – up 40 per cent from 2015 – bringing the overall amount earned since the App Store’s 2008 launch to over $60bn. 2017 already looks set to surpass any previous figures. Read Full Article.