One of our favourite teams of developers from Ukraine, DevRain Solutions recently hit five million downloads across their portfolio, which includes the fantastic photo editing app Lomogram . The app is very simple to use, with over 40 cool filters, borders and lighting effects users can add to their pictures to achieve a unique look.
We chatted with them to find out the secret behind their success.
If you only publish your Windows Phone app in English, you’re neglecting 75% of your potential users. English-only apps reach about 25% of Windows Phone users in their native language. Adding Chinese (simplified) and Spanish more than doubles your potential to about 60%. Add Russian, Italian, Portuguese, and French to cover the overwhelming majority of all Windows Phone users.
Our SDK team has been hard at work and is now pleased to deliver the full release of the Nokia Asha SDK 1.0 for developers looking to create Java apps for the Nokia Asha 501 — the latest smartphone sensation from Nokia.The big ticket changes in the full release are the inclusion of a language pack and the Tantalum library.