App Store FAQ Is the App Store running? Yes. The App Store is available through iTunes 7.7, and is functional. To turn on the App Store, open iTunes Preferencesand select Applications. Can I run App Store applications on my iPhone/iPod touch? In certain countries, including Australia and New Zealand, you can run App Store applications on your iPod touch due to the fact that Firmware 2.0 has been released in those countries (along with the 3G iPhone.) For countries such as United States and Canada, Firmware 2.0 was leaked for iPhone users, so if you are able to get the Firmware 2.0 update, you can install the applications. For iPod touch users, you still have to wait until the $9.99 sale. How much is the App Store? Included in the Firmware 2.0 update, the App Store is free for iPhone users and $9.99 for iPod touch users. Can I have Installer and the App Store? No. In order to have the App Store, you will need to have Firmware 2.0 running on your iPod touch/iPhone, which the Installer application does not function on. Installer runs on Firmware 1.1.1 through 1.1.4. Can I search for applications? Yes. Will the App Store feature any applications that modify/customize like Customize or SummerBoard? No. Apple does not want any applications that modify/customize. Will there be games released such as TTR? Yes. There will be a game released called Tap Tap Revenge, similar to Tap Tap Revolution (TTR). Where can I get the Firmware 2.0/App Store update? Through iTunes or manually by downloading the firmware file from Apple's website or another firmware website that is hosting the file.