Microsoft asks Germans what apps they want ported to Windows Phone, gives away T-shirts

Microsoft asks Germans what apps they want ported to Windows Phone, gives away T-shirts
There was a time when the lack of decent applications was among Windows Phone's prime flaws. Today, things are steadily changing for the better, yet Microsoft's mobile platform still has a long way to go until it is up to par with Android and iOS, at least in terms of software availability.

Thankfully, Microsoft is working on the matter. In fact, the software giant is reaching to Windows Phone users with a new campaign. In a nutshell, German consumers are being asked what are the applications they want to see ported on Windows Phone. And in case an app for a specific purpose does not exist, Microsoft is ready to accept fresh ideas. Oh, and did we mention that those who submit their app requests might win a T-shirt?

The campaign is running on Microsoft Germany's Facebook page, so those of you who are fluent in the language are free to check it out. Those who are not are still free to look at the pictures.

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5 Comments

1. Droid_X_Doug

Posts: 5993; Member since: Dec 22, 2010

Maybe MS should ask U.S. smartphone buyers the same question? And then followthrough with the app developers. Gotta be a few BB owners looking to switch.

2. charudutt

Posts: 13; Member since: Apr 18, 2012

NOKIA N WINDOWS R DOING GR8 WRK!!!! really have to work hard if wanna come close to IOS AND ANDROID!!!! ALLL D BEST WINDOWS N NOKIA!!!

3. Credo

Posts: 749; Member since: Apr 19, 2012

Please Make Action Movie FX for Windows Phone :D, or at least something that looks very similar :)

4. Schmao

Posts: 365; Member since: Jul 05, 2009

How about someone goes on the App Store and port the first 100,000 apps under the top rated. I don't we will be missing anything too important after that.

5. lubba

Posts: 1313; Member since: Jan 17, 2011

Why are they asking the Germans? I need a Wells Fargo app here in the US!

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