A bunch of Android titles get an unexpected discount, drop to $0.10
0. phoneArena 06 Dec 2011, 09:55 posted on
Some of the most popular titles on the Android Market have suddenly dropped in price to only 10 cents and now seems the best time to get them…
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1. mozes316 (Posts: 142; Member since: 30 Sep 2011)
Took advantage of every single one of those... lol :P
Now, when I get my Nexus I will have a bunch of cool new apps to use, assuming they have been updated to support ICS.
2. jamrockjones (Posts: 345; Member since: 26 Oct 2011)
Ha, I just bought them all, which is funny considering that my work pays for my cell phone bill anyway, so technically they are free if I purchase them from my phone and charge them to my Sprint bill yet I bought them over my computer and charged my credit card cause 1) I guess I'm lazy and 2) It cost me less than a $1.00 so why not! :)
24. Cwebb (Posts: 501; Member since: 05 Oct 2011)
Same here, way to lazy to charge it to Sprint
5. Dmann (Posts: 165; Member since: 17 Oct 2011)
This is a chance to actually support the devs. This way we can have better and better apps on the market.
8. ZayZay (Posts: 571; Member since: 26 Feb 2011)
I agree where you stand with trying to make developers money, but I don't suppose you buy every song you can to support musicians do you? It's like an oxy moron (not sure how to spell that) to pick and choose who you steal from.
C'mon Dmann everyone's doin it!
9. Dmann (Posts: 165; Member since: 17 Oct 2011)
In that, you are right. I don´t buy all songs, but I'm not much of a music listener.
And that doesn´t justifies keeping the same behaviour in everything.
For instance, if there is a new indie band I like, and want it to succeed, I would buy their songs to help them.
And I still go to the movies as much as I can. For the ones I don´t think is worth it, I download. Our Netflix has only old movies so is a no go.
Just saying that some supporting is better then no supporting. And c´mon dude, it´s 10 cents an app.
12. ZayZay (Posts: 571; Member since: 26 Feb 2011)
I agree. $.10 isn't much.
Maybe I am just jealous I can't even download any apps (good apps) because my Nexus broke and I am stuck with a Blackberry 9700 until my GS2 get's here.
Since my GS2 is free I will most likely spend a bit on apps.
BTW these new Bold's they just released have some major touch screen issues.
13. remixfa (Posts: 14255; Member since: 19 Dec 2008)
stealing from madonna who has already made millions on millions and stealing from the guy that probably made the app in his spare time as a second income are the same thing. .but they are not. madonna can also tour and sell merchandise and make millions that way. the app maker cant.
it takes a long time to learn to code and make a great app.
14. ZayZay (Posts: 571; Member since: 26 Feb 2011)
Stealing is stealing. You are using personal judgement to justify who deserves what.
I'm sure she started in her moms basement making videos and had to acheive gold by putting effort into her work. If the developer devoted more time into making a better app or more apps his income would go up, then would it justify you stealing an app from him because he is making more money? No, they are the same thing one person is just more successful due to the amount they worked and how much effort they put forth into it.
6. sgogeta4 (Posts: 393; Member since: 02 Feb 2011)
$0.10 is pretty much free. If you can spend 100s of $$$ on a new phone, don't be a cheap ass for good software.
10. remixfa (Posts: 14255; Member since: 19 Dec 2008)
oooh.. great find. just got me some minecraft, swiftkey, and sketchbook. thanks :)
11. protozeloz (Posts: 5392; Member since: 16 Sep 2010)
Its because the market reached 10m download mark
16. davidvvassallo (Posts: 39; Member since: 02 Jul 2011)
Lol thank you phonearena i just can't believe i just bought mincraft and sound hound for 10 c each
17. willywill_evo (Posts: 162; Member since: 05 Jan 2011)
android market is promoting 10-cent apps for the next 10 days woot wooot
18. Phullofphil (Posts: 801; Member since: 10 Feb 2009)
there all actually advertised in the main menu section I just found out and there is one more such was said above the color and draw app. Probably Worthless info but for people that are trying to find more apps at the discount those and the Coker one are all of them for that promotion.
20. MichaelR (Posts: 1; Member since: 06 Dec 2011)
I highly recommend Great Little War Game. I love it so much, I've bought it for my iPad, Chrome Browser, and now my Evo. Addictive game.
21. Dmann (Posts: 165; Member since: 17 Oct 2011)
Does anyone know if tomorrow there´ll be different apps or the same 10 every day?
22. jibraihimi (Posts: 720; Member since: 29 Nov 2011)
Android Market has crossed 10Billion downloads, so they are promoting this good news, by giving away such good apps for $ 0.10 for next 10 days............. Nice gesture google....... :)
23. hobble (Posts: 130; Member since: 11 Oct 2011)
Jesus, I just bought great little war game for 3 bucks ^T$#^%$@