Google's Eric Chu has contacted Android Developers that new countries can now be targeted in Android Market. Though not all of these countries actually have Android-capable phones quite yet, when they finally do, they'll have a slew of apps to choose from.
What's currently unclear is what their exact plans for releasing Android in those markets are. We'll be on the lookout for more news on the European Front as it comes by.
Here's the full E-Mail, as delivered:
Hello, I'm writing to let you know that Android Market will become available to users in Germany, Austria, Czech Republic, Netherlands, and Poland in the coming weeks. You can now target these countries for your application(s) via the publisher website at market.android.com/publish. As we add support for additional countries, we will send out subsequent notifications to you. Note that your apps will not become available in these new countries unless you specifically select them in the publisher website. Thanks for your support, and we look forward to continue working with you on Android Market. Eric Chu, Android Market
We may earn a commission for purchases using our links. Learn more.
125W charging is coming — what do you think about that?
125W charging speeds are coming soon. What's your take on this? Whether you think it's amazing or overkill, we want to hear from you!
AV1 codec: What it is and why it's so important for the future of video
In the ever-changing world of high-definition codecs and formats, AV1 is a standard that hasn’t had much of the spotlight yet, but it could be very important in the coming years. But first, let’s take a look at its history and its purpose.
Google has an interesting defense in its latest anti-trust battles
Could Google being too dominant actually be bad for its own bottom line? That's some of what a new filing from Google's legal team is saying.
Create the ultimate home theater experience with these Android TV boxes
Android TV options are much more vast than previously, but it can be tough to sift through the bad ones to find the good options. We have found some of the best options on the market, including those just recently released.