May 18, 2011

Amazon Appstore at 7696 Apps on May 18


The store is adding new apps at a rate of roughly 2,300 apps/month. A tiny number compared to its much bigger brethren, Apple’s App Store and the Android Market.

With the imminent launch this year of Amazon’s tablets, Coyote and Hollywood, the number of apps in the Appstore has to increase significantly for those devices to be useful.

The most expensive apps on the store today are

Perhaps soon to be joined by a home automation app, the R2 control for Crestron