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You can't (and shouldn't) ignore Metro in Windows 8, but desktop users (i.e those on traditional PCs) will want to boot directly to the desktop. And you can, sort of. But adding a faux Start button is a bad idea. The point isn't to "replace" a new feature, it's to be more efficient. And the new Metro tools in Windows 8, by and large, are in fact very efficient. You're going to need to learn them, not ignore them.
Unlocker is a useful utility that can help you overcome a Windows bug that has bothered me for years: The inability to delete or move certain files/folders because of spurious application locking.
A new app is coming to SharePoint with version 15
The Silverlight on Xbox codename resurfaces this week, but in a surprising place (BBC iPlayer for Xbox)
A full-cast dramatization of a John le Carré Cold War classic, The Russia House, that was put on by BBC Radio. Also a great movie starring Sean Connery (a personal favorite).