13-year Old Boy takes 1 Billionth Apple App Download

In just 9 months, the Apple Store was able to reach 1 billion app downloads for iPhone and the iPod Touch. The App Store has more than 35,000 applications available to consumers in 77 countries.


Apple announced last Friday that customers have downloaded one billion applications from its revolutionary App Store, the largest applications store in the world. The one billionth app, Bump created by Bump Technologies, was downloaded by Connor Mulcahey, age 13, of Weston, Connecticut.

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As the grand prize winner of Apple’s one billion app countdown contest, Connor will receive a $10,000 iTunes gift card, an iPod touch, a Time Capsule and a MacBook Pro.

The billionth app was downloaded sometime in April 24, 2009.

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  • wow i dont bilieve this 13 old photos

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  • Wow, that was super cool, 1 billion download was really an kicking ass. lol

  • martin

    that kid was lucky.

  • Dumadaan lang po…

    Ang swerte naman niya talaga! >:-)

  • Acid

    Weston, Connecticut???
    saan yun? germany??

  • Indeed a great achievement proving superiority.

  • Sadly, still have no phone, but will be getting one soon. That kid is one lucky boy.

  • He is really good programmer! I heard from the news that his father is also a good programmer.

  • loophole

    parang ang pagkakaintindi ng iba ay 1 bilyon na apps ang dinownload… kundi ika-1 bilyon na app na dinownload. hehehe

    Swerte talaga ng bata. take note half a million pesos ung gift card nya… =)

    by the way ung connecticut po, isang estado sa USA

  • The was lucky. Out of so many people downloaders he is the lucky one.

  • Good post and a fantastic read. You have raised some valid points. Great work, keep it up. I love returning back to this site and reading the quality content you always have on offer.

  • parang ang pagkakaintindi ng iba ay 1 bilyon na apps ang dinownload… kundi ika-1 bilyon na app na dinownload. hehehe