View Full Version : Amazon launches Android app store

03-23-2011, 02:00 PM
I didn't notice anyone talking about this so thought I'd share the news. I heard about it last year. It finally went live yesterday. Some pretty cool features including ability to test drive the app right in your browser.

Amazon’s Android App Store Launches: Test Drive Apps Directly From Your Browser (http://techcrunch.com/2011/03/22/amazon-android-app-store-3/)

Doug b
03-23-2011, 04:53 PM
I don't like it very much. Having to use the same sloppy looking web pages to look up apps as you'd look for a vacuum cleaner is really pathetic IMO. Granted, it would take a bit more work and imagination in order to achieve something akin to the real App Store, without actually stealing the entire UI... but they could have at least tried ?


03-23-2011, 05:15 PM
This is over at Rumors and Reports (http://www.mac-forums.com/forums/apple-rumors-reports/233086-apple-sues-amazon-over-app-store-trademark.html).