Mac App Store opens January 6

Apple has announced that the long awaited Mac App Store will begin business on January 6, 2011 in 90 countries at launch. Similar to the App Store for iPhone, iPod touch and iPad, Mac App Store  will feature free and paid apps, and makes discovering, installing and updating Mac apps easier.

Mac App Store will be available as a download app for Mac OS X Snow Leopard.

Apple’s Mac App Store to Open on January 6