Windows 8 test drive: How Metro won me over

Summary: Microsoft has thrown a curve ball with Windows 8 on a tablet: it's slick, intuitive and actually makes you want to use it. More than that, it manages to keep disappointments to a minimum. So what exactly has the company done to get me interested in Windows again?

Topics: Windows, Microsoft


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