Microsoft renames Marketplace as Windows Phone Store

Thursday 13 September 2012 | 09:56 CET | News
Microsoft has confirmed plans to rename the Windows Phone Marketplace the Windows Phone Store. The company said this brings the mobile apps store in line with the branding of its Windows Store for PC apps and games. The two stores will also share the same logo. The mobile app store also gets a number of improvements in a re-launch of the site. These include adopting the Bing search engine and improved search results, to deliver suggested apps that are spelled similar, feature similar content to the keyword or are in the same genre. The store also gets new lists to help find relevant apps,

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