As Outlook.com Debuts, Metro's No More
By Pedro Hernandez | Article Published August 03, 2012
So long, Hotmail. Microsoft's cloud-based email service gains deep social media integration. Plus: trouble with the Metro brand name.
Tags: Metro, Outlook.com
Microsoft Looks to Drop Metro Brand
By Datamation.com Staff | Article Published August 03, 2012
The tile-driven user interface will be known as "Windows 8 style UI."
Tags: Microsoft, Windows 8, interface, Metro
Gartner: Traditional Windows Desktop Software Facing Extinction
By Pedro Hernandez | Article Published June 29, 2012
BYOD and Microsoft's move toward tablets will spark a radical transformation in the Windows software ecosystem, according to Gartner.
Tags: Windows, tablets, Metro, BYOD, Windows RT
Windows Server 2012 Release Candidate: Metro Lives!
By Datamation.com Staff | Article Published June 01, 2012
The next version of Windows Server will include the consumer-oriented, touchscreen friendly Metro interface.
Tags: Microsoft, Windows Server 2012, Metro
Microsoft Launches Windows 8 Consumer Preview
By Pedro Hernandez | Article Published February 29, 2012
Microsoft hopes the general public warms to the operating system’s touch-friendly Metro interface, cloudy disposition and new app store.
Tags: Microsoft, Windows 8, Metro
Hey, Microsoft: Don't Forget The Desktop in Windows 8
By Serdar Yegulalp | Article Published December 13, 2011
Metro, the user interface designed for tablets, offers both promise and challenge to next generation Windows platform.
Tags: Windows 8, desktop PC, Metro