Independent app store GetJar said today that it had given away $1 million worth of pay applications through its Gold program.
That equates to roughly 500,000 apps at an average price of $2 an app given away since the program started earlier this month.
GetJar is just one of many alternative app stores that have sprung up catering to Android and other smartphone platforms. Its most well known rival, beyond Android Marketplace, would be Amazon's app store. The app stores cater to developers who are increasingly looking to other avenue for distribution and revenue opportunities.
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