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TheVogon Silver badge

"an app store where MS thought they'd be able get a chunk of the piles of billions of dollars"

They seem to be making progress in doing that. MS recently announced they have had 3 billion visits to the store since Windows 10 was released. Also of note - Windows 10 customers are generating four and a half times more revenue per device than Windows 8 users.

Full blurb here: https://blogs.windows.com/buildingapps/2016/02/04/windows-store-trends-february-2016/

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