That’s right – we’ve cooked up something very big for developers in 2013. I’ll fill you in on the details in a moment. By now you’ve probably noticed that for Windows Phone 8 we’ve deployed an all-new infrastructure focused on creating a great experience for both consumers and developers. Our new developer platform brings features that deliver both scale and opportunity – including investments in a common UX design language, global distribution, and a flexible set of business models to support different approaches to monetization. You can read more about our guiding principles in my recent post: Reflecting on 2012: scale and opportunity. We will continue to innovate and find ways to improve the developer experience, but I’m pleased to say that with so many big 2012 deployments behind us, we’ve got the pieces in place to make 2013 a great year for Windows Phone developers. In fact, we’re kicking off the new year with a one-of-a-kind opportunity.
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