Fundamentally if it has been a road blocker for iPxd then why do u think it will be a blocker for RT? RT is not plain old Windows but designed for finished tablets & limited uses scenarios....
I m surprised, they didn't chose to include an option for showing the taskbar always, regardless of touch or not. It could have just solved the whole fiasco of modern UI complaints.
Com'n Paul. Give em a break. I know why, you are bashing it. They didn't allow you to touch it before launch :)
"A Flood of New and Improved Google Services". What's new? Google maps? or g+ signin?