Category: Metro Apps

New Metro apps, all about metro apps

February 14, 2012 /

It has been released by sources familiar to Microsoft that a number of new apps will come bundled with the windows customer preview. Some of the application in metro style are as under: Camera Messaging Mail Calendar SkyDrive People Photos Video Music Mail, calendar, People and Messaging will now be a part of the core of windows which earlier used to be the Windows Live and needed to be downloaded separately, now they will come preinstalled.The Music and Video applications are currently branded with Zune, but are built by the Xbox team. We are hearing that this branding will be…

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February 14, 2012 /

Mozilla plans to release a concept version of Firefox for Windows 8’s new Metro interface in the second quarter with alpha and beta versions to follow in the second half of 2012. Mozilla developers are planning to build a dramatically different version of Firefox for Windows 8, a change necessitated by Microsoft’s use of the touch-friendly "Metro" user interface for PCs and tablets. Mozilla announced the Firefox for Metro project in conjunction with its 2012 strategy documentation deluge. Firefox seems to bring out the metro interface browser in view of it not being left out of the tablet environment. Firefox…

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