Study: ‘App Economy’ has created 466,000 U.S. jobs — like a 21st Century construction sector | GeekWire

Via Scoop.itdigital culture

A new study out today documents the impact of apps on the U.S. economy, concluding that 466,000 jobs have been created by the “App Economy” since 2007 — including programmers, marketers, interface designers, managers and support staff working on apps and infrastructure for platforms including Android, Apple iOS, BlackBerry, Facebook and Windows Phone.