Microsoft's introduction of a full Windows 10 experience on ARM CPUs has the potential to increase PC sales, but decrease Intel and AMD's revenues.
Over the years, Microsoft has proved itself to be a untrustworthy partner for PC game developers and publishers. With revenues shrinking in other sectors, the company might be forced to make Windows Store the exclusive sales portal for all Windows games and software. Or it could demand royalties from competing sales portals such as Steam.
Lotaris says its in-appCommerce service is the only endorsed alternative to the default Microsoft Commerce engine in the Windows Store, and also announced a partnership agreement with a mobile payments company.
Swiss-based Lotaris has rolled out its in-appCommerce engine for Windows 8, saying that it gives developers an alternative to using the Windows Commerce Engine and promising them a greater share of the revenue and a more direct relationship with their customers.
US technology giant Microsoft Corp recently showcased 12 Malaysian-made apps which now available via the Windows Store.recently showcased 12 Malaysian-made apps which now available via the Windows Store.
With the upcoming global launch of Windows 8 on October 26, Microsoft has opened up its built-in application marketplace – Windows Store – to an additional 82 markets around the world.