marketplace

Most of you must have heard about the news today about what we’re announcing at CTIA. Here’s a quick summary:

  1. Designer Themes, working with Isaac Mizrahi and others.
  2. Online theme editor
  3. Application partners – Gameloft, Facebook, Myspace, Accuweather
  4. Marketplace Refunds
  5. Marketplace Carrier billing
  6. Free application updates

So that means, for the first year, $99 for 5 Applications, $99 for each additional application. Unlimited free upgrades for each application. See, we do listen.

More links to other news:

http://www.reuters.com/article/marketsNews/idUSN3036207520090331?sp=true

http://reviews.cnet.com/8301-12261_7-10207621-51.html?tag=newsLatestHeadlinesArea.0

http://www.computerworld.com/action/article.do?command=viewArticleBasic&articleId=9130755&intsrc=news_ts_head

http://online.wsj.com/article/BT-CO-20090331-700017.html

http://www.engadget.com/2009/03/31/microsoft-announces-windows-marketplace-partners-tweaked-polici

http://www.pcworld.idg.com.au/article/297510/facebook_app_return_policy_come_windows_mobile

http://www.moconews.net/entry/419-ctia-microsofts-marketplace-will-have-carrier-billing-facebook-wallpape/

http://www.techflash.com/Facebook_Netflix_EA_among_new_Windows_Mobile_apps_42170142.html