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Microsoft, on the other hand, has just 120,000 apps developed for its Windows Phone.
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The availability of apps can go a long way toward influencing consumers, and the number of Android apps available could help increase the market share for Google's operating system. Tell us in the comments, how important are apps to you when you think about purchasing a new mobile device?
This story originally published on Mashable here.
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