The Radical Growth of the App Economy Infographic Explores the New Industry

By: Rebecca Byers - Published: • References: frugaldad
FrugalDad.com's The Radical Growth of the App Economy infographic demonstrates the new opportunities presented by the expansion of the smartphone application development since the launch of the iPhone App Store in 2008. The infographic charts the expansion of app development from the release of the first smartphone in 1992 in to an industry all its own that has created 466,000 jobs across all available platforms.

The App Economy infographic explores the rapid innovation in the app development industry and its potential to create jobs in addition to make the lives of consumers easier and more convenient.

This helpful infographic also lists the most popular categories for smartphone apps, as well as the most popular applications across all platforms in 2011.