Microsoft Whips-out Their Massive Checkbook in Hopes of Building a Robust App Store

It’s the latest rage, if you have billions of dollars to spend. Just buy developers, give them free phones, free tools and promise them prime real-estate in the app store. Will it work, probably not, but in the end, Microsoft will have spent a lot of money trying. And its not that the Windows 8 platform is bad, in fact, in many ways, especially from a business perspective, its better the iOS and Android. Its just a simple fact that people don’t want Windows on their phones. Read more and decide for yourself what the issue is.



Comments

  • There are no comments yet. Be the first to comment!

Leave a Comment
  • Your email address will not be published. All fields are required.

Top White Papers and Webcasts

  • You know that visibility is critical to security. You simply can't secure what you can't see. Read this Gartner research note to learn why visibility through a continuous adaptive risk and trust assessment (CARTA) approach is key to securing digital business. Download now to learn eight ways this approach can be deployed to optimize the visibility into your organization's cloud services, mobile endpoints, and digital ecosystems.

  • Take advantage of this on-demand webinar to learn how to deploy Windows apps to all workers, across all devices, with Citrix XenApp and XenDesktop. Additionally, our cloud expert will teach you to create a Windows 10-based VDI implementation and login using Citrix Receiver. Other key takeaways include how to: Deploy a multi–server Citrix XenApp/XenDesktop infrastructure Understand the core capabilities of Citrix on Azure, including virtualizing applications and desktops Register today!

Most Popular Programming Stories

More for Developers

RSS Feeds

Thanks for your registration, follow us on our social networks to keep up-to-date