Windows Phone 8: Gaining Apps, Software Developer Support?

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http://www.thevarguy.com – When it comes to Windows Phone 8 apps, how many mobile application developers will support Microsoft’s forthcoming smartphone operating system upgrade? Survey results from R.W. Baird provide some promising clues, but Microsoft (NASDAQ: MSFT) must climb a steep hill to match Apple iPhone and Google Android developer interest. First, the good news for Windows Phone 8. The R.W. Baird survey covered 200 app writers — most of whom are from North America and Europe. Seventy-one percent of developers say Microsoft’s recent Windows Phone 8 strategy announcement increased their inter (IT news)