?Touch me,? Windows tablets whisper from the first boot, as gesture-control tutorials and a glittering weave of finger-friendly live tiles dance in front of your eyes. ?Feel me.? While the apps baked into Windows are good starting points, you?ll need to leap head-first into the Windows Store to truly answer that alluring call.
Microsoft?s app marketplace may not be quite as flush as its competitors, but roughly 140,000 apps still reside in the Windows Store. And frankly, as with any app store, a lot of them are junk. How does a Windows tablet owner know which apps are worth installing?
Easy: Read on!
Let?s start with apps that highlight the strengths of Windows 8 and Microsoft?s quest to deliver a singular, unified experience across a multitude of devices. Surprise! They all come straight from Microsoft.