Windows 8 countdown: Windows Store apps at 2,000-plus
Microsoft’s new logo, at its new store in Boston.
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A month from now, on October 25, Microsoft will launch Windows 8 in New York City.
So with time getting short before Windows 8 and Windows RT become generally available, how are things looking from an app perspective?
As of Monday, September 24, there were 2,188 Windows Store applications available internationally, with 1,593 of those available in the U.S., according to Directions on Microsoft Vice President of Research Wes Miller. There are approximately 150 apps that are available for x86/x64 machines and not…