Terrific news tonight (Thursday, 7/30), our iPhone Economy app is now the #1 paid app in the “Finance” category. This is a remarkable achivement for the app and I’d like to thank all users who’ve tried out the app and helped make this a popular app.
The iPhone Economy app was released on July 4 and it got to the 4th place (in “Finance” ) within a week after release. We have received a number of emails from users and most of them said they loved the app. Many (though not all) feature requests/suggestions from our users will be implemented in our 1.1 release. The 1.1 version is due to be released in the first half of August.
Incidentally, the iPhone Economy app is the 4th app from Cascade Software Corporation.
It is also the second #1 app from Cascade Software Corporation. Last year, our first app (the iPhone Election app) was – at one time – the #1 paid app in the “News” category.
Great news, the iPhone Economy app is now featured in Apple’s (iTunes) “STAFF FAVORITES” section. I got a call from a friend at 11pm tonight (Monday, 7/27) and was pleasantly surprised to hear that the app is now featured in iTunes.
It is one of the 8 featured apps on the first page of the “STAFF FAVORITES” section (in an app store that has more 65,000 apps)
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Great news, the iPhone Economy app was released today (July 4) evening.
This app gives you a snapshot of the US economy with the latest values of several key economic indicators published by the Federal Reserve. It also provides interesting graphs with historical values of these indicators over the past few months, years and decades.