Windows Phone Marketplace: 100,000 Apps and Counting…


At Sans Francisco, Microsoft shared the latest Windows Phone Marketplace stats reaching 100,000 Apps milestone for Windows Phone 7 yesterday and they did it faster than Android.

The marketplace reached the 100,000 app level in just 35 days after marking 90,000 app level last month. The pace clearly indicates – approx. 285 apps are being published every day.

Windows Phone Statistics - May 2012

Windows Phone Statistics – May 2012

While marking the milestone, the Redmond giant has also confirmed that Zynga games’ Words with Friends and Draw Something will be available in near future; however the company didn’t share a particular date of availability at the event.

To celebrate the moment, Microsoft is offering one the ability to purchase 100,000 apps and counting merchandise from the Windows Phone Gear Store.

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About Ramesh Kumar

He is a technologist, writes code for fun and works from his home office and has been 4-times Microsoft MVP Recipient specializing in Windows and also one-time Microsoft .Net Rockstar.

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