RIM Follows Suit with Software Distribution Model

Blackberry powerhouse, RIM, announced Tuesday that they will be adding an “App Store” to their devices. Currently titled, “Application Center” the store will give access to apps directly from the handset. The main difference is they are offering 80% back to developers while Apple gives 70% and Android Marketplace is free for developers.

With the release of the Application Center not slated until March of 2009 we’ll have more coming. That will also give time for Microsoft to get on board and ready their SkyMarket.

Read more at CNN Money.

About author

AndroidGuys
AndroidGuys 4627 posts

Founded on November 5, 2007, we've enjoyed bringing you the latest in Android news and rumors. Updated daily, we strive to deliver reviews, opinions, and updates on all things related to Android.

You might also like

News and Rumors

Sprint Releases the EVO 3D and EVO View 4G

Come on, you’ve got to admit it, giving a 3D presentation for a 3D phone is actually quite cool. We’re talking about the EVO 3D and the EVO View, the

News and Rumors

The Next Step for Google Goggles [VIDEO]

Google has released details to their next experiment with Goggles and it has me pretty excited to see what could be next!

News and Rumors

Awww, It’s So Cute! Sony Ericsson Xperia X10 Mini Makes Commercial Debut

Let’s start with this…We have no idea if or when we’ll ever see the Sony Ericsson Xperia X10 in the United States.  It’s elder sibling has become the butt of