The first iPhone launched a whole 5 years ago in 2007 and the app store followed soon after in 2008. In this short period of time app development has created nearly 500,000 jobs.

The guys over at Frugal Dad created this infographic about the the radical growth of the app economy. It takes a look at the economy and how it has been effected by the smartphones and apps.

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Image courtesy of Frugal Dad