Microsoft's Todd Brix has clarified some confusion over the launch of Windows Marketplace for Mobile, the app store launching Oct. 6 with Windows Mobile 6.5. While Microsoft has previously said that the Marketplace would be available for Windows Mobile 6.0/6.1 phones, though not immediately at launch, Brix has nailed down the schedule for us.
So, it's coming to older phones, just not until November. But, wait, there's more.
So there you go. A big segment of the Windows Mobile population will have to wait a month or so.
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