Apple gave $320 bn to developers on App Store since 2008

New Delhi: Since launching the App Store in 2008, Apple has announced that it has given developers a whopping $320 billion to sell digital goods and services. Currently, he has over 900 million paid subscriptions across his Apple services such as Music, TV+, and Games.

“This year, more people than ever have visited the App Store to discover and download the world’s most creative and cutting-edge apps and games in a safe and trusted environment,” the company said in its blog. said in the post. Underpinning a robust global economy, the App Store connects developers of all sizes, from emerging solo his creators to large international teams, and in 175 regions he receives more than 650 million visitors each week. I’m holding

“At Apple, we have the privilege of partnering with creators of all kinds to build products and services that further enhance their creativity. It’s about leaving a better world, and we know it takes more than just technical skills,” said Eddy Cue, Apple’s senior vice president of services.

Apple’s service categories, including the App Store, Apple Music, Apple Pay, AppleCare, Apple TV+, Apple Arcade, Apple Fitness+, iCloud+ and more, generated a combined $78 billion in revenue in fiscal 2022. The services category earned his $19 billion in the September quarter, up almost $1 billion from his $18 billion in the same period last year.

2022 was a big year for Apple Music. It currently contains over 100 million songs, representing nearly the entire history of recorded music. Last year was also a milestone year for his Shazam, as he reached 70 billion plays for his Shazam to mark his 20th anniversary of service.

Last year, Shazam launched 17 new national charts and 58 new city charts, with users discovering over 40 million different songs and over 1 million artists receiving their first Shazam, making it the most discovered chart in the world. expanded the range of music produced to more parts of the world. said Apple.