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stingman123
26th January 2010, 10:39
<http://www.theregister.co.uk/2010/01/26/app_store/>

:rollin::rollin::rollin::rollin::rollin:

Who are they trying to kid? did the use the same consultancy firn as the Gov't that generated this morings recession figures? (own up, who is it?)

Over 1 billion downloads and no profit?:eek:
Earlier this week, Steve jobs was quoted "If you annualize our quarterly revenue, it’s surprising that Apple is now a $50+ billion company," he said. "The new products we are planning to release this year are very strong, starting this week with a major new product that we’re really excited about."

Edit..Yes I know most of their revenue comes from the price fixing structure they have in place for the Iphones...


He's surprised?:rollin::rollin:

AtW
26th January 2010, 10:44
Over 1 billion downloads and no profit?

Well, if you sell a song by credit/debit card for £1, then you'd pay bank like 20 pence + 2%, 70 pence I think go to labels, so not much money left...