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Posted by on Jul 2, 2013 in Software |

Windows Store for Windows 8 reaches 100,000 applications

Windows Store for Windows 8 reaches 100,000 applications

Released on October 26 of 2012, 8 came into the world from the hand of Windows Store, an store to run on the user interface Modern UI for touch screens, bringing the concept of “apps” for mobile phones to the field traditional computers.

And now, Microsoft announced that its has already reached 100,000 and published tools for downloading, revealing overly rapid growth which goes hand in hand 10,000 software developers who have programmed all these applications and have been published in the Windows Store.

This represents an exponential leap to Microsoft: in its first month the site amassed over 21,000 applications , while e n March 2013 and crossed the 50,000 mark .

Moreover, if we compare to the Microsoft Store to other sites that host applications for different operating systems, we see that Google Play Store for Android apps reached 100,000 in two years, while the iOS App Store (Apple) reached the same milestone in a year, so is crowned as the fastest growing platform ever.

Link: Windows Store now home to 100,000 apps (Engadget)

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