Google's Android Market has hit an important milestone, according to analytics firm Distimo.
The mobile application marketplace now has 400,000 available programs, according to Distimo. Out of that, two-thirds of the available applications are free, jumping from 60 percent last April
It's important to point out that Distimo is not the official word on available Android apps--Google is. And so far, the search giant has not immediately responded to CNET's request for confirmation of Distimo's report.
If Distimo's estimate is true, it would put the Android Market within striking distance of Apple's App … Read more