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Reload this page Windows 8 Usage Basics

Here is a compact yet deep technical exploration of how to use Windows 8 Metro end-user interface (introduced by Windows Phone 7).

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VIDEO: The Story of Windows 8 at UX Week San Francisco August 2012 by Jensen Harris, Director of Program Management for the User Experience team, covers many of the concepts from his blog post "Creating the Windows 8 user experience" -- explains the history how Microsoft developed Windows 8, which began in mid 2009 (before the iPad).

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Among UI designers of Microsoft Zune, Microsoft Media Center, Xbox, and Windows Phone, Jeff Fong is named among the 100 most creative people in 2012 by Fast Company.

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