Apple (AAPL +0.2%) launches its Mac App Store with 1K apps, hoping to give a lift to the...

|About: Apple Inc. (AAPL)|By:, SA News Editor

Apple (AAPL +0.2%) launches its Mac App Store with 1K apps, hoping to give a lift to the hardware platform and let its users feel the love. "The [iOS] App Store really revolutionized the way you acquired apps on a mobile platform...we think there’s a really great opportunity to do the exact same thing on the Mac," says an exec.