On the panel, “The Platform Battle: Marketplaces and Operating Systems”, Wang Changcheng, deputy GM of China Unicom WO App Store operating center talked about App Store. He believes operators’ edge of running App Store is the huge user base, while the shortcoming would be slow action in response to new market trends.

As for whether the operators’ App Store would squeezed out other 3rd-party App Store, Wang reckoned that operators are thinking about how to serve users with broader network coverage, “only through serving the partners and users the market could be unified, because users tend to choose the same thing, whoever is the best and fastest(with respect to connection speed) could unified the market. ”Wang said.

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