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online app store

A website for downloading free and paid applications to smartphones, tablets and computers. Launched with the iPhone 3G in 2008, Apple's App Store popularized the concept of an online store for downloading applications. Following are the app stores that are terms in this encyclopedia:
ANDROID ---------------------

    See  Google Play.

    See  Amazon Appstore.

    See  Galaxy Store.

 APPLE -----------------------iPhone/iPad/iPod touch
    See  Apple App Store.

    See  Mac App Store.

 BLACKBERRY ------------------
    See  BlackBerry App World.


    See  Chrome Web Store.

 MICROSOFT WINDOWS/XBOX ------  Microsoft Store
    See  Microsoft Store.

App Stores Are Everywhere
Smart TVs have built-in apps, and third-party apps are available from the vendor's own online store.
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