Amazon is Shutting Down Underground Free Android App in 2019
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Amazon Announces to shutdown Amazon Underground in 2019

Company stopped accepting the app submissions

technology published date 11th May, 2017 Eric Jones

Today mobile application market is ruling the business and attracting every platform to enter.In 2015 Amazon launched an app store service named Amazone Underground for the android phones. Amazon Underground offers free mobile apps, games and the in-app purchase to the users in Android. According to recent mobile app technology news, the company has announced it is going shut down its service. Amazon will discontinue all the support for the Amazon Underground from 2019. According to reports the company is shutting the project and focusing on continuing to work on Amazon Appstore.

Till 2019 Only For Fire Tablets

Amazon said it is going shut down the Underground and all the services for the Android users will stop in the summer end. Users of fire tablets will be able to use the downloaded apps and use the Amazon Underground service till 2019. After 2019 all the operations related to the Underground app store will stop working and it will be officially gone.

For Android Users

Amazon clarifies that it will stop all the services of Underground for the android users to this end. However, Users can visit the Underground via Amazon Appstore and can enjoy the preinstalled app. Additionally, users can visit the store to buy physical goods and enjoy the video content.

Developers Should Know

After 31 may the company will stop accepting the submission of a new application for the store. Amazon also said that the existing developers for the Amazon Underground will be getting the money according to their app usage by users as mentioned in the deal. Developers can also push updates to their existing apps till the service deactivated in 2019. Amazon clearly notified all that the Amazon Appstore will continue to work properly and developers can submit their app there. 

Eric Jones

Eric Jones

Eric Jones is a senior tech blogger at MobileAppDaily and he is a gadget lover and follows every advancement and tweak in the mobile app industry. He is enthusiastic about the gaming and social media apps and possesses almost 7 years of experience as a tech blog contributor. Eric also doesn't like to share his cheese burst pizza with anyone at all.

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