Microsoft officially released the Zune HD in Canada a few months ago. Unfortunately, the App Marketplace was inaccessible to Canadian customers, leaving them without apps for their new device. Not anymore.
A fan of the Zune Insider podcast brought the issue to the hosts’ attention, prompting Jessica Zahn to talk with the catalog team. On April 26, 2011, they flipped the switch. All forty-four apps are now available for Canadian Zune HD owners.
For the full details on how this happened, check out Zune Insider #114. It’s the very first topic on the show.