Apple “iTunes U” Sees 300 Million Downloads

Apple have announced yesterday that “iTunes U” has just reached 300 million downloads in the last 3 years. In turn this makes it one of the world’s most popular online educational catalogs.

iTunes which was initially launched back in 2001 provides the accessibility to play and organise music and video files. As well as this, the app uses an interface to place its contents onto devices such as Apple’s iPod, iPad and iPhone. For users, they can download music, music videos, films, television shows, iPod games and podcasts through the internet which is passed down to the iTunes store. Benefits of iTunes U, gives users a unique way of learning through their computer, iPhone, iPod and iPad.

When Stan Schroeder at Mashable reported on this, users have downloaded 300 million items from a catalog of more than 350,000 audio and video files. Along with this, more than 800 universities have distributed content to students using this service.

Are you a user to iTunes? What items do you download more of? Give us your comments below. To read more on this check out Mashable