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RumorTT: Microsoft shelling out $100,000 to some developers to build Windows Phone apps

RumorTT: Microsoft paying some developers $100k or more to develop Windows Phone apps

Anthony Garreffa | Jun 16, 2013 at 11:52 pm CDT (0 mins, 26 secs time to read)

Google and Apple are far out and just legging it in terms of application development, with app developers embracing the platform - but what about Microsoft? Well, it looks like they're having to shell out nearly $100,000 to some developers to build Windows Phone apps.

RumorTT: Microsoft shelling out $100,000 to some developers to build Windows Phone apps | TweakTown.com

This $100,000 isn't just for anyone, with Microsoft most likely handing the cash over to developers for specific, high-profile content. Microsoft are also running a separate program that offers every single developer $100 per app submitted to either the Windows Phone and Windows 8 stores.

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