Great things of 2009 No. 4 – Marketplace

Marketplace is also a slow burner from 2009, and while the software store has not caused quite the stampede seen with the iPhone app store, with between 400 and 800 applications in there it was an essential addition to the Windows Mobile universe.

Developers who code with Windows Mobile should be warned that an increasing number of buyers seduced by great devices such as the Samsung Omnia 2 or HTC HD2 will not believe your application exists if its not in the app store.