Metro UI Archive

We knew this day would come – a tool to disable the Metro UI in Windows 8

We all knew this day would come and here we see the beginning of the rebellion. I’m surprised it came this early but it did. A new tool, called Fxxk Metro ( a play on the expletive )

Should Metro be an add-on for Windows 8 instead of fully integrated?

So it’s pretty interesting that a lot of people have been asking me why Microsoft need to build an intrusive Metro interface into ALL versions of Windows 8. When you really stop to think about it, the

A Look into the Windows 8 Developer Preview

After Microsoft’s BUILD conference last week, Microsoft 8 seems to be all the rave. Developers have stated that it is as good as Windows 7 in many ways, but that in comparison Windows 8 is highly ambitious.

Microsoft has been granted the Metro UI patent

Microsoft’s patent for the Metro UI, filed under “Visual motion for user interface feedback”, has been approved by the USPTO. This patent was originally filed in early 2010 but finally approved on August 18th. The official patent