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Windows Marketplace hits 30,000 apps

08/23/2011, Another month, another milestone reached for Microsoft Windows Phone. It was back in July when we reported about the platforms app store, Windows Marketplace, hitting 25,000 apps, and now it has been reported to hit 30,000 apps. While it’s still a...

Apple App Store hits 15 billion downloads

07/07/2011, Need to argue with your friends about the success of Apple’s App Store? If the number of apps available on the App Store isn’t enough, how about the number of downloads instead? Apple has just announced that as of today, over 15 billion apps...

PayPal hits 100 million active accounts

06/30/2011, Have you ever bought anything online before? If you have, chances are that you’ve used PayPal – or at least you’ve heard of it. In case you didn’t know PayPal is, it is a digital payment system that helps you pay or collect money for...

Google activates 500,000 Android devices daily

06/28/2011, Google has just reached a new milestone with its Android operating system. According to a tweet from Android chief Andy Rubin, the company is now activating 500,000 devices daily! That’s 100,000 more than the 400,000 announced a month ago at the...

OnLive to add 100th game to its lineup: Red Faction: Armageddon

06/02/2011, Who would’ve thought that we’d ever see online video games evolve beyond simple Flash apps and word games into high-quality blockbuster games that can be streamed to pretty much any device out there, without having to deal with obstacles such...

Windows Marketplace now has 20,000 apps

05/28/2011, It was only a couple of months ago that we reported the app store for Windows Phone 7, Windows Marketplace, surpassed the 10,000 app milestone. As of today, that number has been doubled to 20,000 apps. Talk about a growth spurt! It looks like the Windows...

YouTube: more than 48 hours of video uploaded every minute

05/25/2011, These couple of days has somehow been all about milestones. Samsung TV app store hitting 5 million downloads, Instagram users uploading 10 photos per second, and Apple with a rumored 500,000 apps approved for the App Store. Well to add one more...

Apple has half a million apps approved for the App Store?

05/24/2011, Wow, it looks like Apple’s competitors have got a long way to go to play catch up with. The Cupertino-based company has hit a new milestone: The Apple App Store now has over 500,000 apps approved for the App Store according to a report by Chomp,...

Samsung Smart TV Apps surpasses 5 million downloads

05/24/2011, Samsung seems to be doing pretty well with its own app stores. It was not too long ago when they achieved a milestone with the Samsung apps store, and now they’ve hit another one. This time it’s on the Smart TV Apps store. Samsung has just...

LittleBigPlanet 2 hits four million levels milestone

04/15/2011, Fans of LittleBigPlanet, you might want to take some time out from whatever you’re doing at the moment and celebrate this momentous occasion, where LittleBigPlanet 2 has actually hit a whopping 4 million levels that have been shared online worldwide...

Opera Mini hits 100 million monthly users

04/07/2011, If you were to measure the success of a product, it would be how many people use it rather than how many people bought or downloaded it, and Opera Software’s recently hit milestone of 100 million monthly users shows a lot. While Opera’s...

Barnes & Noble NOOKnewsstand owes its success to the NOOKcolor

01/25/2011, Need any more proof that the NOOKnewsstand by Barnes & Noble is a money maker? Barnes & Noble has just announced that the digital bookstore has exceeded 650,000 total subscriptions and single copy sales since they introduced the NOOKcolor (a...

Motorola MILESTONE gets Android 2.1 update OTA

03/29/2010, Own a Motorola MILESTONE? Well, you might be interested to know that the Android 2.1 update is now available Over-The-Air (OTA) sans wires or computers, and you don’t even need to be in Hong Kong to enjoy it. What does this update entail, anyways?...