Thursday, February 06, 2014

Google Wallet Merchant is available at Indonesia

I Just got this email :

We're writing to let you know that we will be introducing Google Wallet Merchant registration availability for Google Play Developers in additional countries. Beginning Feb 6 2014, developers from Indonesia, Malaysia, The Philippines, and Thailand will be able to sign up as merchants through the Google Play Developer Console.

This is a great news for Indonesian Mobile Developer community. We can start to sell all the apps in Google Play Store. Just create the Wallet and fill-out all the Merchant forms and settings.

Sony Reader Store will be closed

With all re-org of the giant Sony Corp, a little cover-up on the niche market of the Reader Store. E-books store that linked to Sony Reader products. They will be closed down after March '14 and all the accounts will be transfered to Kobo. Still no info on how is the future of the Sony Reader hardware that might be as dark as e-ink technologies .