Recently, Apple has established a website counter loaded with online store App Store applications. This was done to fix 1 billion download. On Thursday at 5 am Eastern time line has been conquered. The symbolic number was reached in less than a year. Winner, meanwhile, has not yet been announced. Lucky, who has helped Apple sell 1 billion program will receive a gift certificate iTunes for $ 10 000, 17-inch MacBook Pro, Time Capsule and iPod touch. The counter was posted on April 10. Every day, users downloaded 5, 55 million program, which is 10% higher than the rate of sales the previous two weeks. Apparently, this has affected the desire to become the owner of the promised prize. The success of App Store podvignul Apple competitors to develop and launch unique. For example, in the summer will be launched Nokia Ovi Store.