Description:Ã‚Â Ã‚Â Brian Gillett needed some extra money to put his son through private school, so he developed an iPhone app that helps users find a nearby mailbox.
Source: CNNMoney Ã¢â‚¬â€œ video report
Questions for discussion:Ã‚Â
- Why do you think developers of iPhone apps come from such varied backgrounds, as illustrated by Brian Gillett. Explain your answer.
- How does the growth in successful apps help the growth of iPhone sales?
- Create an idea for an app that you would be willing to buy for under $5.