During the 2015 Holiday season,Apple got a whooping $1.1Billion just from the App store,Not to talk about other sales during the Holidays.This is the Highest Amount so far in the App store just within the period of Two weeks
Christmas and New Year’s have both set single-day records with more than $144 million sales. In total, Apple has paid out close to $40 billion to developers since the App Store launched eight years ago. Apple has created up to 1.9 million jobs in The U.S alone!
See their statement below,
“The App Store had a holiday season for the record books. We are excited that our customers downloaded and enjoyed so many incredible apps for iPhone, iPad, Mac, Apple Watch and Apple TV, spending over $20 billion on the App Store last year alone,” said Philip Schiller, Apple’s senior vice president of Worldwide Marketing. “We’re grateful to all the developers who have created the most innovative and exciting apps in the world for our customers. We can’t wait for what’s to come in 2016.”