BlackBerry to remove all paid content from app store

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BlackBerry to remove all paid content from app store

In a move depicting the 'final nail in the BB10 coffin', BlackBerry Limited, the manager of BlackBerry's brand licensing and software, announced that paid software will be removed from the BlackBerry World app store on April 1.

Furthermore, the company stated that starting from April 1, BlackBerry World would move to a free-only storefront, and will cease to host content, and will disable all purchasing mechanism.In a note issued by app developer Steve Troughton-Smith on Twitter, the company stated that all content developers wishing to continue trading on the portal may log into the Vendor Portal and change their content to 'free'.