ZD Net reports today Microsoft’s announcement it will deliver a Windows 8 version of its Dynamics CRM application by mid-2013.  They join SAP and Workday, who both committed earlier this week to building Metro-Style/Windows Store applications for Windows 8. From ZDNet, here are some concept screen shots of the coming...

Well they took their frikkin time. Netflix have finally launched their app for Windows 8. You can head over to the Windows Store now and grab the Netflix app. This is a modern UI (or Metro) app and Netflix members can use the app to stream thousands of movies and TV shows. This is a BIG app to have on day one. Head...

MetroTwit is one of the most famous twitter clients for the Windows desktop. Now MetroTwit’s team has now come up with a Metro version of their app for Windows 8. MetroTwit app supports live tiles. So you can know at a glance, if their is any new twit from the people you follow,without even launching the app. Adding...

I read the article written by Rishu Srivastava about the Windows Store and I wanted to write a rebuttal article on it. The store in Windows 8 isn’t perfect, I’ll agree with that. There are things Microsoft did in the Windows Phone 7 store that I really like and I think would work better than what they did in the Windows...

  I don’t know about you, but I spend a ridiculous amount of time looking things up in Wikipedia. While many schools and colleges don’t allow you to use it as a source, I still can’t imagine life without this open encyclopedia. With that in mind, I was very pleased to see that Metro received its own stylized version of...

A lot of apps have been added to the Windows Store since the Release preview launch. I really love the metro apps but there was one thing which was constantly turning me to the desktop browser and that was for playing online Hindi songs. But with the coming of Gaana app, my complaints changed into praise. This was the...

Microsoft is planning to extend the geographical reach of its Windows Store. The service that’s available in Windows 8 will begin to accept application submissions from developers in 38 markets starting in the next preview release of Windows 8. The affected countries will be Australia, Austria, Belgium, Brazil, Canada,...

When it comes to apps, Windows 8 and Metro are fairly limited. This probably isn’t a problem for most desktop and laptop users since there are plenty of desktop applications that are just as good, or in many cases, better. If you are testing Windows 8 Consumer Preview on a touch-device though, using applications...

In Windows 8, Metro actually provides a few different music playing options. One of the apps for music I’ve found myself using the most though, is without a doubt, Slacker Radio. To get the most out of it, I recommend an account but it certainly isn’t required. Essentially this app is just a shell for the existing...

Kayak for Windows 8 is a really cool application. There I said it. Over the next few weeks, we are going to be highlighting some of the better apps that are available in the Windows Store in Windows 8. Kayak is a website/web application that enables you to find and book cheap flights, hotels, vacations and rental...