Captainkrtek · Oct 7, 2010 at 03:00 am

Android App Market Expanding

About a week ago Google announced a new expansion of the Android App Market, so that developers around the world can join the Android development community. Now that Android based devices are avaliable in almost all markets globally, Google recognized their global presence and as of September 30th, 2010, the following countries can now develop and sell for the Android App Market.

  • Argentina
  • Australia
  • Belgium
  • Brazil
  • Canada
  • Denmark
  • Finland
  • Honk Kong
  • Ireland
  • Israel
  • Mexico
  • New Zealand
  • Norway
  • Portugal
  • Russia
  • Singapore
  • South Korea
  • Sweden
  • Switzerland
  • Taiwan

Along with that, 18 additional countries will be added to the list of countries that can purchase apps, the addition will bring the count to 32 Countries. Developers will also be able to choose if they only want to release apps to certain countries. And lastly, with the update currencies will be localized on the market. That means that you will pay in your currency and it will show the estimated price using your countries currency.


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Captainkrtek is an editor on XDA-Developers, the largest community for Android users. My name is Steven, Im a resident of Seattle Washington and an owner of a Droid Eris, Moto Droid 1, and an HTC Mega. I moderate 7 forums and am a News Writer for XDA. If you have any news tips or need help with your Android phone feel free to PM me! View Captainkrtek's posts and articles here.
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