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Windows Phone Marketplace sees further expansion

Microsoft said that its Windows Phone Marketplace is now open in 13 new markets, enabling consumers to buy apps and games, and taking its total reach to 54 territories.

Windows Mobile Marketplace to close on 9 May

The apps marketplace for phones running the predecessor of Windows Phone, Windows Mobile, will be shut down on 9 May app coming to Windows Phone and Symbian

Digital sports media company Perform has linked up with Nokia and Microsoft to develop its football website into an app for the Windows Phone and Symbian platforms

Chartboost secures US2M series A funding

Mobile app promotion network Chartboost has secured US$2 million in initial venture funding

Android Market set to gain app store dominance

Google’s Android Market has passed the 200,000 app mark, and if current growth rates are maintained, will be the largest app store in terms of products available in “approximately five months”, according to the latest research from Distimo.

Microsoft launches two phase apps store rollout

Microsoft has confirmed that it will launch its new ‘Windows Marketplace for Mobile’ applications store next Tuesday (6 October), initially available only on smartphones running Microsoft’s latest operating system, Windows Mobile 6.5.