Amazon Appstore now live in the US

Amazon’s Appstore has launched in the US, despite legal objections from Apple. The Appstore is the first contender to the Android Market, although offers a much easier way to find, download and install application for your Android phone. The overall layout and navigation is very similar to Amazon’s full site,…

Read More

Amazon Appstore coming March 22?

The release date of the Amazon Appstore, the online retailer’s answer and competition for Google’s Android Market, could be late March. If Wired’s “trusted source” is correct, the Amazon service, which was accidentally revealed recently, will go live on March 22, 2011. According to the same source, the Amazon Appstore…

Read More

Angry Birds Rio Android exclusive on Amazon Appstore

Rovio Mobile has just posted on its blog the news Angry Birds Rio, the latest update to the game created in conjunction with Twentieth Century Fox, is an Android exclusive. Downloadable from the Amazon Appstore, the Rio version will feature the animated stars from the forthcoming film in movie tie-in…

Read More

Windows Phone 7: 9,000 strong and 100 apps added daily

Posting on the Windows Phone Developer Blog, Todd Brix says on average 100 applications are added to the Marketplace every day. He goes on to say there are now more than 9,000 applications available from a pool of 32,000 developers representing 1 million downloads of the software development kit, which…

Read More

Amazon Appstore heading to iOS?

A spokesperson has confirmed the Amazon App Store will be extending to other platforms – could that mean iOS? Aaron Rubenson, in charge of the Appstore project, told Mobile-Device.biz the store would be available on other platforms in future. “Our goal is to provide a vast selection to customers from…

Read More