Google announced today that the Google Play marketplace has seen over 25 billion downloads of its 675,000 apps. Google will celebrate the milestone by offering $.25 apps and discounts on movies, books, albums and magazines for the next five days.

Apple’s App Store hit the 25 billion downloads mark in March 2012; Apple has roughly 700,000 apps available on the App Store. Android has seen roughly a half billion activations, more than the 400 million iOS devices Apple reported earlier this Summer.

Source: AllThingsD

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