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Windows Phone Marketplace Now Has Over 100,000 Apps (Updated)

Windows Phone Marketplace Now Has Over 100,000 Apps (Updated)

June 5, 2012 No Comments

The Windows Phone Marketplace how has over 100,000 Apps!!!! According to AllAboutWindowsPhone, the Windows Phone Marketplace is now over 100,000 apps strong. It took the marketplace about 14 months to reach 50,000 apps, but only another 5 months to double that as it now stands at over 100,000. A HUGE thank you goes out to […]

Nokia Hong Kong Create Windows Phone App Trading Cards For Promotion

Nokia Hong Kong Create Windows Phone App Trading Cards For Promotion

May 20, 2012 1 Comment

Our friends over at welovewp have posted a few shots of some pretty cool trading cards in Hong Kong by Nokia. The cards are of Windows Phone applications and they are meant for promo purposes and helping out salesmen. The marketplace is almost 100,000 apps strong and I think this is a brilliant way to get the […]

Windows Phone Marketplace Closing in on 100,000 Apps

Windows Phone Marketplace Closing in on 100,000 Apps

May 15, 2012 2 Comments

According to a different method of filtering through apps. WP7applist has noted that if you count all Windows Phone apps worldwide the number is now over 90,000. When we cross that 100,000 milestone (which should be in a few more weeks), maybe folks will stop referring to the marketplace as not having any apps. Not […]

Nokia Branded Marketplace Spotted Again (Barnes & Noble, Samsung to Follow?)

Nokia Branded Marketplace Spotted Again (Barnes & Noble, Samsung to Follow?)

May 10, 2012 1 Comment

Remember when we wrote about a little rumor that a Nokia branded Marketplace would be arriving soon? Well the icon has been spotted again, on this post Tango Lumia 900 from the UK. What does this mean exactly? It means that Nokia will have its own dedicated marketplace probably to house all of those Nokia exclsuive […]

The Web Marketplace is Now Available in 22 New Countries

The Web Marketplace is Now Available in 22 New Countries

May 3, 2012 1 Comment

Microsoft has announced that the Windows Phone marketplace is now available in 22 new countries. The new countries are Bulgaria, Costa Rica, Croatia, Estonia, Iceland, Latvia, Lithuania, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Turkey, Ukraine, Venezuela, UAE, Bahrain, Iraq, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Kazakhstan, Israel, Thailand, and Vietnam. It is starting to make alot of sense now why Microsoft […]

Microsoft: 4 Steps to Improving the Marketplace

Microsoft: 4 Steps to Improving the Marketplace

April 30, 2012 1 Comment

Microsoft has posted on their Windows Phone blog,  4 areas on where they plan to improve the marketplace. Avoiding trademark trouble When a trademark or copyright owner contacts us about a suspected violation, we investigate and pull apps when the complaint is valid. Lately we’ve been doing more of this, especially for trademark misuse. Sometimes […]

Microsoft Testing Windows Phone Marketplace Affiliate Program

Microsoft Testing Windows Phone Marketplace Affiliate Program

April 26, 2012 1 Comment

Looks like Microsoft has been working on an affiliate program for the Windows Phone marketplace. The program seems to be in private beta with the special links starting off on microsoftaffiliates.com but pointing to the online Windows Phone marketplace. For example: Affiliate Link: http://www.microsoftaffiliates.com/z/1076/CD2908/ Redirects to: http://www.windowsphone.com/en-US/apps/540af928-3c9e-e011-986b-78e7d1fa76f8 According to participating members, affiliates get between 8% and 12% of app […]

Monster Island Taken Off Marketplace Listing – Xbox Live Achievement issue?

Monster Island Taken Off Marketplace Listing – Xbox Live Achievement issue?

April 20, 2012 No Comments

Miniclip’s Monster Island has been partially taken off the marketplace. You cannot search for it on your phone or web but you can still get it by using the link below. The problem with the game is two fold. One is the fact that the game initially launched and it was only available in the […]

Microsoft Helping Windows Phone Developers by Cross-Submitting Apps to New Markets

Microsoft Helping Windows Phone Developers by Cross-Submitting Apps to New Markets

April 20, 2012 1 Comment

Microsoft is serious in helping developers push out their apps to new markets. So much so that they are sending emails to developers asking for permission to cross-submit apps for them. That is right! For those developers that receive an email similar to the one below have until the 27th to reply. “We are reaching […]

Evernote Update to Version 2.2 – Notebook Sharing and More

Evernote Update to Version 2.2 – Notebook Sharing and More

March 30, 2012 No Comments

Evernote has just received an update for Windows Phone. The latest update bumps the app to version 2.2… Evernote 2.1. new features: improves note editing for plain text notes. adds notebook sharing improves template creation process. adds contextual search and note creation from notebook and tag lists. improves data storage stability. bug fixing and improvements. […]

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