Remember ActiveDesktop? Then Windows desktop gadgets? MS always has good ideas that they sometimes can't quite get right.
Live Tiles on the desktop seems like a no-brainer. It would be...
Sigh. I hope this improves with later builds. MS needs better ui elements that support both touch AND desktop. Stop calling it 'universal' until and unless it actually is.
MS is (rightfully...
Dumb question: With the store being such a mess, how do you keep track of what "good" apps release on a particular day?
Here's what MS should have done:
1. Instead of Windows Phone, the new mobile os should have been rebranded Surface or Metro. Keeping Windows Mobile would have also worked.
Or how about just a small chevron next to the 'Store' label with a 'Categories' drop-down menu?