Cupertino, Calif. – Apple (NASD: AAPL) said on Friday more than one
million apps were downloaded yesterday, on the launch day for its Mac App Store.
"We’re amazed at the incredible response the Mac App Store is
getting," said Apple CEO Steve Jobs.
"Developers have done a great
job bringing apps to the store and users are loving how easy and fun the Mac
App Store is."
The Mac App Store launched with a catalog of more than
1,000 free and paid apps. The company did not break down how many of the one
million downloads were for paid applications.