I agree. I do not like having to look for that elusive CD or DVD. First the iPhone, then the iPad, with their app stores.
Then I replaced Windows PC with Mac Book Pro and haven't looked back.
I have been big in supporting windows among my friends and family for over 35 years but no more. I finally got a life!
The Mac app store could be better but it is a great first try. I can see that Microsoft thinks they can copy the app store with Windows 8 Metro. I should be...