‘Fertile Ground’

Marco Arment on how Apple just re-ignited the App gold rush:

Apple has set fire to iOS. Everything’s in flux. Those with the least to lose have the most to gain, because this fall, hundreds of millions of people will start demanding apps for a platform with thousands of old, stale players and not many new, nimble alternatives.

I can attest to what Marco is saying, because right now every app that isn’t an Apple app looks ancient on my phone. I’m holding my money up in the air — so too will millions of iOS users this fall — who’s going to grab it?

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by Ben Brooks
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Marco Arment on how Apple just re-ignited the App gold rush: Apple has set fire to iOS. Everything’s in flux. Those with the least to lose have the most to gain, because this fall, hundreds of millions of people will start demanding apps for a platform with thousands of old, stale players and not many […]