Launching Android App Store

Posted Jan 5, 2011

This morning, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) has announced that they are launching an Android app store. Today they are inviting developers to submit applications through their Developer website: Supposedly the Android app store on will look better than the Android Market that Google runs itself. will review each application before approval. One of the problems with’s Android app store is fragmentation.

Having different application stores for the same platform decentralizes applications and content, thus making it annoying for the consumer. The Android app store on was revealed this past September.