Windows 8's app collection: what you get with the Consumer Preview Summary: The Windows 8 Consumer Preview includes 18 built-in Metro style apps. They're polished and useful, but still deserve the App Preview label. Here's what you get. By Ed Bott | February 29, 2012 -- 06:45 GMT (22:45 PST) Follow @edbott Previous | Next Image 11 of 19 The Maps app is, not surprisingly, powered by Microsoft's Bing service. Topics: Windows, Microsoft, Operating Systems, Software Kick off your day with ZDNet's daily email newsletter. It's the freshest tech news and opinion, served hot. Get it.