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Rene Ritchie

Rene Ritchie has been covering personal technology for a decade. Former editor-in-chief of iMore and Editorial Director for Mobile Nations, he specializes in Apple and related technologies, news analysis and insight. Follow him @reneritchie on Twitter, Instagram, watch his videos on YouTube, and visit him on the web at reneritchie.net.

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Updated Again! App Store Redux: 10 Million Downloaded, but Are they Well Coded?

Updated Again! App Store Redux: 10 Million Downloaded, but Are they Well Coded?

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The App Store went live last week (what day exactly depends on whether you snuck in to iTunes 7.7 and snooped around on your own, or waited for the official links to surface), tying in to the iPhone 3G and 2.0 software launches. How'd it do? According to Steve Jobs: “The App Store is a grand slam, with a staggering 10 million applications downloaded in just three days. Developers have...