App Hub fee will be able to submit apps to the market. App Hub members will also be able to submit X-Box Live games without paying an additional fee.Microsoft just opened the doors of its Windows Phone 7 Market to developers. App submission was previously by invitation only but from now on any developer willing to cough up the $99 a year
According to Microsoft's announcement, it will take three to five business days for an app to be certified and published. Microsoft has made its certification requirements available here.
- Number of application sessions
- Number of unique users
- Feature usage counts and duration
- General system and stability statistics
As we reported earlier today, the advertising firm Millennial Media has reported strong growth for the Windows 7 platform. That's quite impressive considering how new the platform is and most developers haven't been able to submit apps to the market yet.