Tencent science and technology news whether it is Microsoft Windows, Google Android, apple iOS, the development of any application software platform depends on the support of third party developers, and today, the major platforms are providing developers with rich software revenue. According to the latest news from foreign media, Microsoft has announced that Windows developers will get a maximum income of 95%.
Microsoft’s BUILD global development conference has been in progress, according to Engadget, the American science and technology news website. Microsoft announced at the conference that all consumer software (excluding games) sold by “Microsoft store” (excluding games), developers will receive software downloads and 95% share of consumer revenue within the software.
In addition, if the consumer has been downloading the software through a marketing tool assisted by Microsoft (for example, in a Microsoft store), the developer will be able to get a 85% share.
These consumer policies include Windows10 computers, mixed reality devices, Windows phones, Surface Hub and so on.
It is well known that in the mobile Internet platform such as apple iOS, platforms and developers (or content providers) have formed a long-term split, that is, 37, developers or content producers get 70% revenue.
Foreign media points out that the proportion of 95% to 85% is very generous for developers, suggesting that Microsoft wants to encourage developers to launch valuable Windows software through the great magic of money.
Previously, Windows mobile platform has been completely failed in the market and the market share is near zero, the main reason is that the third party developed applications are not rich enough. (synthesis / dawn)