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That’s the argument of a new IDC report, covered here by The Next Web. And just when you finally thought you could settle on iOS and Android for your news apps!

That said, IDC’s been pushing this impending Microsoft ascendency for some time, and the market hasn’t agreed. No need to rush to download the Windows Phone SDK.

— Joshua Benton
                                   
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Joseph Lichterman    July 22, 2014
The site known for social media and tech coverage has hired nearly 30 more editorial staffers since October and, like BuzzFeed before it, is expanding into more general interest news.