Apple’s Profit Nearly Doubles

Soaring sales of the iPhone, especially in China, helped Apple nearly double its profit in the company´s fiscal second quarter.

the company sold 35,1 million iPhones and – more astonishingly – 11,8 million iPads, more than double the number of the same quarter last year.

The company´s hoard of cash and cash equivalents rose to more than USD 110 billion now…..

Full article: Apple’s Profit Nearly Doubles as iPhones Sales Soar – NYTimes.com.

Apple Reveals New “All-Time Top Apps” Following 25 Billion Downloads

After reaching its milestone of 25 billion apps downloaded from the App Store, Apple revealed the actual list of all-time top paid and free apps – you should take a specific look at paid iPad-apps. A lot of productivity-apps amongs them….

Full lists: Apple Reveals New “All-Time Top Apps” Following 25 Billion Downloads.