12/9/2009 10:07:00 AM
Orange launches ‘open’ app store
Orange launched a cross-platform, multiple
device, application shop this week – one of the ‘key projects’ in its
Customers will pay for
purchases from the app store, which can be used on operating systems including
Android and Windows Mobile, through their Orange
The app store will
initially be available to existing Orange
customers with ‘on air’ devices such as Sony Ericsson’s W995, head
of Orange Application Shop, Dominic Lobo, said.
It will then be preinstalled in all Orange
devices, rolling out over the course of 2010. ‘We want it on as many devices as
possible,’ said Lobo.