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Application

1. A formal request. Generally, one must fill out an application form as part of the application process.

2. See: Application Program.

APP

Shorthand for appreciation.
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Apple has a strict review policy in place for its App Store. Prior to this attack, only a total of five infected applications had ever made it to the App Store.
"Enterprise app stores provide an employee-friendly interface for application and hardware requests--ensuring a positive IT services experience," explained Robert Young, Research Manager, End Point Device & IT Service Management and Client Virtualisation Software, IDC "To deliver their full benefit, enterprise app stores must also allow IT to maintain security and control--and to do this, it is essential that they work seamlessly with key operational systems like IT Service Management, Software Distribution, and Software License Optimisation tools."
App store - A customer-facing app store is deployed for retail, commercial and/or investment banking customers.
Looking more closely, I concluded that what also makes the app store model effective is that it takes full advantage of its medium--the screen.
The App Store recorded two billion downloads in December 2012.
Apple's announcement comes as the Mac App Store celebrates its second birthday, after its6 January 2011 launch.
In the case of applications, the bargaining power of suppliers will be low if an app store established by a handset maker attracts many users, and provides sufficient incentives to application developers.
The app store allows clients to browse, review and try for free various solutions for specific needs, and to quickly deploy the apps they choose to use, COCC said.
Revenues from mobile app stores are set to reach $58 billion by 2014, up from $5.2 billion in 2010, while downloads of mobile apps are to rise to 185 billion from 8.2 billion in the same period, according to a recent study from Gartner.
Distimo and Mobile Entertainment Forum (MEF), the global trade body of the mobile media and entertainment industry, have produced a new report on the European app store market in France, Germany, Italy, Poland, Russia, Spain and the UK.
After the success of its App Store for the iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad platforms, Apple recently launched yet another iteration of its popular app storefront and delivery system, this time for its line of desktop computers.
NEW YORK: By now, many of you are familiar with the App Store on iTunes - the portal through which Apple Inc.