Intel AppUp Beta hits Europe on March 31 with Moblin support

March 25, 2010 at 9:54 pm

Intel AppUpIntel’s application store called AppUp Center has been available in the US and Canada but has remained closed to European consumers. However, this is expected to change from March 31.

Intel has said that the AppUp Beta will be available in 27 countries on that date. It will display application prices in local currencies but language localisation will arrive at some point later. It also announced that it will include support for Moblin v2.1 applications in addition to existing support for Windows-based netbooks. Read more

Intel’s AppUp Centre on Moblin gets a video look in

January 18, 2010 at 10:02 pm

Intel AppUpIntel plans to launch its AppUp application store on Moblin as well as Windows, not a surprise given the company’s close involvement with Moblin. The Moblin version will be tailored for the platform offering more open-source apps and an interface consistent with the Moblin UI.

Apps can be launched directly from the store and you can install these applications on up to 5 netbooks. Check out a hands-on video of it in action after the jump. Read more

Intel launches AppUp Centre, Atom-powered netbook app store

January 8, 2010 at 10:07 am

Intel AppUp Intel has officially unveiled the beta of its netbook application store, dubbed the AppUp Centre. As you would expect, the app store is primarily for Intel Atom-powered devices. This launch follows the developer SDK beta in early December, currently Intel have 3,000 developers signed up to the program.

Both free and paid-for apps will be listed including social networking, media and IM apps. These will be broken down into different categories including education, entertainment, games, communication, home & family and social. Read more