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.
But CNET [via electronista] says Microsoft has clarified things. The initial $99 will still only cover the first five apps, and each additional submission will cost another $99, but updates will be free.
There. Are we all happy now? And do we still think this will help sort out the crapware that can be overwhelming in other stores?
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