Comments on: Independent app store hits its own milestone http://blogs.reuters.com/mediafile/2009/07/15/independent-app-store-hits-its-own-milestone/ Where media and technology meet Wed, 16 Nov 2016 08:48:25 +0000 hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.5 By: AppDeveloperNow http://blogs.reuters.com/mediafile/2009/07/15/independent-app-store-hits-its-own-milestone/#comment-390462 Tue, 27 Sep 2011 05:24:50 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/mediafile/?p=18161#comment-390462 Congrats to GetJar! 1.5 billion app downloads is ridiculous. I had no idea they were backed by Accell Partners. Perhaps because they’re based in the UK, and not the US?

Great find! Thanks!

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By: iPhone app developer http://blogs.reuters.com/mediafile/2009/07/15/independent-app-store-hits-its-own-milestone/#comment-361632 Thu, 16 Jul 2009 13:53:21 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/mediafile/?p=18161#comment-361632 I guess GetJar is not really considered competition with Apple’s App store, however it does seem to pose a threat to the smaller app stores out there trying to catch up with apple (RIM, Palm, Verizon, Google) and only dilutes the app playing field even more.
I predicted a consolitation of these app stores in the near future or at least some sort of partnership between smaller ones, enough to put up a good fight with Apple.

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