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There's an App For That: Apple's App Store Celebrates 10th Anniversary

By BenZinga
Capital Markets

As a society that relies so heavily on technology, it’s challenging to remember a time when going to Starbucks (NASDAQ: SBUX) solely meant a quick coffee trip, rather than a caramel macchiato photo shoot. Back when maps were tangible, physical objects that didn’t feature a robot named Siri screaming at drivers to turn at the next light.

Apple Inc.’s (NASDAQ: AAPL) App Store turned 10 years old Tuesday. And the evolution of technology in that decade has been nothing short of exponential.

It Starts…

After the inaugural release of the iPhone in 2007 with just the bare minimum of applications, Apple decided to incorporate this software congruently with the iPhone 3G model. Since then, its products have never been the …

Read the full story at Benzinga.

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