Rate of app and game submissions to the Amazon Appstore has more than
doubled since the Fire phone unveiling
Innovative apps and games from developers—including Camouflaj,
Craigslist, eBay, Fandango, Fluik, Kik, Magmic, Trove, TV Guide, and
WhitePages—all using Fire phone’s unique technical capabilities
SEATTLE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 22, 2014--
(NASDAQ:AMZN)— Amazon today announced that Amazon Appstore selection has
nearly tripled over the past year, and since Fire phone launched, the
rate of app submissions to the Amazon Appstore has more than doubled.
App submissions are at record levels in the 5 week period since launch.
In the few weeks since Fire phone launched, developers have already
found innovative uses of the phone’s enhanced carousel, Dynamic
Perspective and Firefly. To learn about how to develop for Fire phone,
see what’s included in the Dynamic Perspective and Firefly SDKs, and
hear what developers are saying about the technologies, visit http://developer.amazon.com/firephone.
“When we launched Fire phone, we couldn’t wait to see what developers
were going to build with Dynamic Perspective and Firefly,” said Mike
George, Vice President, Amazon Appstore. “While the underlying
technologies for Dynamic Perspective and Firefly are sophisticated,
we’ve made it simple for developers to harness their capabil