Windows Phone Marketplace payouts coming in January, reporting available now

A new blog post over on the Windows Phone Developer Blog has been written and explaining the current situation with AppHub, the marketplace and payouts. There have more than 18,000 registered developers and almost 4,000 apps released in to the Marketplace. Not bad figures considering the platform only got released recently. You can see a quick overview of the details below and a link to the main post.

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Developers – Your Stats are Now Available

For those of you who have submitted an app to the Windows Phone 7 marketplace, stats have been lacking. Although it was said to be coming in January, we’ve been given an early Christmas present in the form of download and purchase stats! Visit your dashboard on AppHub and click on the reports section. It seems like it’s lagging by a week or so, but I’m not looking a gift horse in the mouth :). When looking at the stats, it’s important to remember it’s really early days, so hopefully things will pick up in the new year.

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Free Obfuscation and Runtime Intelligence Service for your Apps

Microsoft and Preemptive have worked together to provide developers an easy and free way to obfuscate their code as well as provide useful analytics of app usage using Dotfuscator. The good thing is, it’s designed to work with Silverlight and XNA apps, so whether your making a game or an application, you can take advantage of Dotfuscator.

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