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Facebook apologises as guns, drugs appear on Marketplace

Facebook introduced a feature called Marketplace for users to buy and sell items, which is …

Procurement study urges buyers to reap online rewards

A new report from the GSMA’s Marketplace team claims to highlight the potential for growth in …

Microsoft talks up revamped WP8 app store efforts

Microsoft highlighted its refreshed Windows Phone Store, introduced in line with the arrival of Windows Phone 8, noting improvements for both consumers and developers.

Microsoft fixes app store bug

Microsoft said it had rectified an issue which had prevented some Windows Phone users from installing new apps, and that it has resumed publishing new titles from developers.

Microsoft hit by app store glitches

Microsoft encountered some issues during a previously reported upgrade to its app store, meaning that some device users could not install new products, and leading it to disable new app publishing by developers.

Telefonica inks operator billing deals with Google, RIM and MS

Telefonica Digital announced operator billing support for apps bought from Google’s Play Store, RIM’s BlackBerry …

Microsoft talks WP8 distribution and monetisation

Microsoft provided some more details of its Windows Phone 8 platform to developers, highlighting the availability of additional monetisation options and broader geographic distribution.

Microsoft addresses Marketplace delays

Microsoft noted in a blog post that it has improved its performance in getting new …

Microsoft makes WP7.5 compulsory for Marketplace

As expected, Microsoft has made it mandatory for devices to be running Windows Phone 7.5 before users can download, buy, update or review apps from its Windows Phone Marketplace.

Microsoft updates Windows Phone app policies

Microsoft is taking a number of steps designed to “keep the quality bar high in …