Eddy Cue: Apple’s 2022 was a ‘groundbreaking year in entertainment’

In a post on the Apple Newsroom site, Eddy Cue, Apple’s senior vice president of Services, penned an article saying that Apple’s 2022 was a “groundbreaking year in entertainment.” Here are some key points from the post: 

° More people than ever visited the App Store.

° The App Store connects developers of all sizes, from emerging solo creators to large international teams, with more than 650 million visitors across 175 regions each week. 

° Developers selling digital goods and services on the App Store have earned more than $320 billion since the platform’s 2008 launch.

° Apple Music now has over 100 million songs.

° Since launch, the number of monthly Spatial Audio listeners has more than tripled, with more than 80% of worldwide subscribers enjoying the experience, while monthly plays in Spatial Audio have grown by over 1,000%.

° There are 900 million paid subscriptions across Apple services.

Dennis Sellers
the authorDennis Sellers
Dennis Sellers is the editor/publisher of Apple World Today. He’s been an “Apple journalist” since 1995 (starting with the first big Apple news site, MacCentral). He loves to read, run, play sports, and watch movies.