Yandex has better known as one of the leading search engine from Russia. In a recent data, the use of Yandex is in the list of world’s top four search engines that able beat Bing search engine. And now they want to expand their business by opening a store application for Android smartphones and tablets. Yandex’s application store is Yandex.Store. As a first step, there are about 50 thousand applications already provided on Yandex.Store.
The number of 50 thousand applications is fairly small compared with 700 thousand applications available in the Android Store. However, Yandex said that the applications that they provide has a high rating in the Android Market, like Angry Birds or Cut The Rope. With the establishment of this apps store, Yandex actually trying to open the option to other companies who want to work with them. Especially the mobile phone manufacturers, especially for those which based in Russia and Turkey.