Windows 8 RTM: What's New In Microsoft's New OS


Windows Store

The Windows Store has changed a great deal in comparison with the release version and those we had seen in the previews, and it has a lot more apps. It appears that the destination website is different from the release version before, and that's good. Because the preview versions advanced from September 2011, until the most recent release preview this summer, there didn't appear to be a whole lot of activity in the store. The new store has not only a new look but also hundreds, perhaps thousands, of new titles. And, the ability to search for titles by name, type or price is available using the Charm bar's Search function.