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Re: Building a paid App Market

From: Michiel de Jong <michiel@unhosted.org>
Date: Wed, 8 Aug 2012 20:25:54 +0200
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To: public-rww <public-rww@w3.org>
oops, replied this to Melvin only:

On Tue, Aug 7, 2012 at 3:23 PM, Michiel de Jong <michiel@unhosted.org> wrote:
> yes, i'm definitely interested in this topic. Google Chrome have
> disabled the possibility to install packaged apps from anywhere so it
> is now a closed platform. Mozilla are still launching their store, did
> you check it out? there's also 5apps.com who are working on app
> deployment technology, and i tried (but failed) to convince Mozilla
> Foundation to boost donations to free software web apps
> https://github.com/unhosted/website/wiki/unhosted-web-app-dev-boost-fund
>
> the big question is of course how to convince people to pay for
> software that they are also allowed to share and copy.
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