However, it's worth noting that not all 100,000 Windows 8 apps are particularly high quality, and Winbeta notes that there are "numerous" apps that are little more than spam.
The website said, "As I monitor the Windows Store on a daily basis for new app releases, I am surprised to see so many useless apps being approved in large quantities. Why is Microsoft approving these apps? Is the race to have so many apps in the Windows Store such a big priority for the software giant?"
There are also still many big name apps missing from the Windows Store, including Microsoft's own Office suite.
Windows 8 Store hits 100,000 apps
Posted on Tuesday, Jul 02 2013 @ 13:10 CEST by Thomas De Maesschalck