Nearly a year and two months after its launch, Microsoft’s Windows Phone Marketplace has now passed the 50,000 app and games submission mark. It took just over a year to get to 40,000 apps, but just 40 days to add the next 10,000 apps. At the 50,000 mark, Microsoft’s publishing 265 new games and apps each day.

The graph below shows the growth in the total number of applications published to the Windows Phone Marketplace over the last year.

According to All About Windows Phone, the current approximate figures are: US (42,655), UK (40,305), France (39,235), Spain (37,027), Italy (36,944), Germany (36,958), Australia (37,024), India (36,752) and Singapore (36,922).

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