Latest in App

Image credit:

BlackBerry App World crosses the 10,000 app mark

Share
Tweet
Share
Save

Sponsored Links

It's been over a year since it hit 2,000 apps, but it looks like BlackBerry App World has finally hit its biggest milestone yet -- RIM has announced via Twitter that it's now "10,000 apps strong and growing." For those keeping track, that still leaves it well behind Apple's App Store and the Android Market, which by some estimates boast roughly 250,000 and 70,000 to 100,000 apps, respectively, and each of which also took less time to hit the 10,000 app mark. Even still, the fact that a smartphone platform "only" has 10,000 apps speaks quite a bit to how far we've come in just a few short years.

All products recommended by Engadget are selected by our editorial team, independent of our parent company. Some of our stories include affiliate links. If you buy something through one of these links, we may earn an affiliate commission.
Share
Tweet
Share
Save

Popular on Engadget

The 2019 Engadget Holiday Gift Guide

The 2019 Engadget Holiday Gift Guide

View
How to find Apple deals this Black Friday

How to find Apple deals this Black Friday

View
Weber embraces modern grilling with a WiFi-enabled pellet model

Weber embraces modern grilling with a WiFi-enabled pellet model

View
Watch the first trailer for HBO's 'Avenue 5' sci-fi space comedy

Watch the first trailer for HBO's 'Avenue 5' sci-fi space comedy

View
John Legere is stepping down as T-Mobile CEO next April

John Legere is stepping down as T-Mobile CEO next April

View

From around the web

Page 1Page 1ear iconeye iconFill 23text filevr