[FoRK] For those keeping score at home...

Reese howell.r at inkworkswell.com
Fri Sep 10 11:35:26 PDT 2010


At 13:30 10 09 10, Jeff Bone wrote:

>As predicted, that didn't last long.
>
>   http://www.apple.com/pr/library/2010/09/09statement.html
>
>
>Makes all that hand-wringing panty-wadding BS seem rather overdone,
>dunnit?


Not really, Apple-Boy.

>With over 250,000 apps... App Store developers have earned over one 
>billion dollars from the sales of their apps.


So that's about 4-5 bucks apiece. Yes, there will be outliers.

>In particular, we are relaxing all restrictions on the development 
>tools used to create iOS apps, as long as the resulting apps do not 
>download any code.


So, the app has to run in or on the cloud? Where everything is
open and viewable by the cloud-owner. In addition to Apple, if
Apple is not the cloud owner.

Out of the frying pan...

Reese






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