July 1, according to media reports, Apple iPad has achieved another milestone goal this week, the number of the apps is more than 100,000.
Apple provided development tools for software developers when the iPad first announced in January 2010, thus, the platform already exists 453 days.
iPad on sale since April 2010, Apple committed iPad will support 150,000 Apps of the App Store. Since then, developers have been developing Apps for the iPad.
This time last year, number of iPad’s original apps was only 11,000, to March this year that is the date of iPad2 launched, the number of apps has increased to 65,000. In the WWDC a few weeks ago, Apple announced that the number of apps for iPad has slightly more than 90,000.
For the company connected the mobile device with the application market, has many apps is still an important selling point. Apple and Google have regarded this data as the index to prove their products were much loved by the developers. HP TouchPad will start selling tomorrow, it will be in direct competition with the iPad, but its original apps are only more than 300. In addition, the number of Google-optimized applications for Honeycomb is also only a few hundred.