The iPhone App Store debuted with more than 500 apps. Today, there are over 850,000 applications on the App Store, including 350,000 native iPad apps.
Apple sent a poster to the press highlighting some of the most popular apps in the App Store, including games like Angry Birds, Temple Run and Fruit Ninja; streaming services Netflix and HBO Go; and other options like Time Magazine and Paper.
Apple says it has paid developers who have sold their apps on the App Store over $10 billion to date.
(App discovery and monetization will be among the major topics at the Tablet Ecosystem conference coming to San Francisco on September 12).