Zune HD Marketplace for Apps Tour

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When we first spotted the Marketplace on the Zune HD, we became excited that perhaps the new Zune could run Windows Mobile apps (and thus there would be a unified app store for Windows Mobile and Zune). This would mean that maybe, just maybe, the Zune HD would represent what we would see from Microsoft in the next form of Windows Mobile (7 comes to mind), or that Microsoft was planning on a Zune HD phone.

It turns out that the apps stores are not unified, and the one for Zune HD is not open, meaning third party developers can’t get their hand into the mix. In this video, we get a tour of the app offering on the Zune HD.

Coming up soon, or should we say “Zune,” we’ll take a

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Brandon Miniman
Brandon is a graduate from the Villanova School of Business, located near Philadelphia, PA. He's been a technology writer since 2002, and, in 2005, became Editor-in-Chief of Pocketnow, a then Windows Mobile-focused website. He has since helped to transition Pocketnow into a top-tier smartphone and tablet publication. He's so obsessed with technology that he once entered a candle store and asked if they had a "new electronics" scent. They didn't.