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Fifth of BlackBerry 10 apps ported from Android

Thursday 28 March 2013 | 08:40 CET | News
After announcing last week that there were 100,000 BlackBerry 10 apps available, the company's vice president for global alliances and business development, Martyn Mallick, told AllThingsD that around 20 percent of them are Android apps using a BlackBerry 10 emulation engine. The emulation engine gave developers an "on-ramp" to get onto the platform, Mallick said, and some are now committing to a native app, which is the longer term goal.

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