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Windows Store passes 100,000 apps, took just eight months compared to the App Store's 1.5 years

Microsoft announces the Windows Store is now home to over 100,000 apps
| Apps News | Posted: Jul 2, 2013 5:36 am

It was not even a week ago that we reported that Microsoft were reaching the edge of 100,000 apps on their Windows Store, but they've announced through Twitter that they've now broken through this milestone.

 

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Microsoft don't have the most apps, or the best apps, but they got there the quickest - in just 8 months. Comparing them to Apple, who saw 18 months go past before the App Store got there, and Google's Play Store took over two years. But, the Windows Store is here to stay and with Windows 8.1 coming soon, Microsoft are putting themselves in a better position with each day that passes.

NEWS SOURCES:Engadget.com

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