In addition to the most well-known app stores such as Google Play and the Apple App Store, there are many alternatives that offer different benefits to developers and users alike. In the last few years, a wealth of avenues to get your app or game out into the world have sprung up. Manufacturers of hardware have even gotten in on this technological boom. This week, we are going to focus on manufacturers' app stores, which offer many additional perks that you may not know about. According to research by booze&co in this article, in 2014, 46% of revenue in the global app marketplace will be directly from games, out of an overall estimated $40.6 billion. Looking into untapped markets, therefore, is in a developer's best interest.