Need more retro in your metro?
Editor’s Pick With Windows 8, Microsoft favors tablets, touchscreens, and laptops with modern touchpads. Traditional desktops with a keyboard and mouse, on the other hand, have been left in the dust.
Microsoft is taking to task developers who are using the word ‘Metro’ in their app titles.
Hey Microsoft, this whole new-name-for-Metro thing? It’s getting a little ridiculous. Just give us the new name already.
Editor’s Pick After the slick mosaics of Metro, we were a bit surprised to see the new packaging for Windows 8. They’re a little bit Pucci, a little bit Lisa Frank, and a little bit Windows 7.
After nearly two years of calling its design language “Metro,” Microsoft has decided to get rid of the name, most likely because of a dispute with the German company Metro AG.
The Xbox Metro dashboard has brought lots of shiny new features to the console, but many gamers are troubled by the amount of advertising appearing on there. Never ones to sit on problem, members of the gaming community have come up with a way to block the ads being sent to your Xbox.
A number of indie developers have expressed concerns about the updated Xbox dashboard, with some suggesting it is guilty of burying Xbox Live Indie Games.
Location-based game service Foursquare announced its first partnership ever with a news organization today, grabbing location-specific reviews and tips for users in Canada.