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Microsoft's new web tool allows easy Windows Phone app creation

By Scorpus
Aug 7, 2013
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  1. Microsoft has often been criticized for Windows Phone's lagging app catalog. In a bid to lure in more (aspiring) developers to their ecosystem they've launched a new tool that's particularly easy to use as it requires no knowledge of coding;...

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  2. roxxas2

    roxxas2 TS Rookie Posts: 64   +20

    "it's not necessarily app volume that's the issue - the Store has over 160,000 apps available - but more a lack of quality apps to use and popular titles like Instagram dragging their feet on official support. The Windows Phone App Studio may entice new developers to the create apps for the platform, but it may not solve the issue of quality."

    First it's not enough, apps, now it's the QUALITY of apps... Would you guys just freaking admit you're biased?!
     
  3. treeski

    treeski TS Guru Posts: 895   +134

    Personally I think the quality of apps is fine, it's the delay before finally getting apps after their initial launch that's a pain.
     
  4. I like the delay, it adds to the sweet anticipation of the forthcoming app.
     
  5. JC713

    JC713 TS Evangelist Posts: 7,082   +920

    I am gonna try this out until I can code properly.
     


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