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Microsoft reportedly won't charge Marketplace developers $99 to update applications

Microsoft reportedly won't charge Marketplace developers $99 to update applications

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We recently spoke to several application developers about the pricing structure for Windows Marketplace for Mobile — namely that devs would pay $99 to submit up to five apps to the Marketplace; any submission after that would cost another $99 per app, including for updates.The blogosphere erupted. The devs we spoke to were largely a little more patient, adopting a wait-and-see approach....