Android Market to Begin Video App Previews - Appsfire Launches Android Apps Promo Videos

Unitl now Mobile Apps store, only shows the captured screenshots of the accompaying application to provide buyer a glimpse of the functionality. In reality, it's really hard to convey what some applications actually do through the use of static screenshots. A few weeks ago Android team announced support for official promotional videos for Android apps […]

Unitl now Mobile Apps store, only shows the captured screenshots of the accompaying application to provide buyer a glimpse of the functionality. In reality, it's really hard to convey what some applications actually do through the use of static screenshots. A few weeks ago Android team announced support for official promotional videos for Android apps to help shoppers see an app in action before making a purchase.

AppFire Andoid App Video Demo

While we wait for Android to make happen, a third-party portal AppsFire, begun integrating the video demos into their own listings via the Android Market API.

Ouriel Ohayon, a co-founder of AppsFire, pointed out that approximately 500 apps in the Market have a demo video, and it's likely many more will follow.

Check out AppsFire's Dropbox, Twidroyd, and Skyfire pages to see how helpful videos can be in illustrating an app's functionality.

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