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Each week Ross Rubin contributes Switched On, a column about consumer technology. The two worlds of Windows 8 -- one: a traditional desktop UI and the other: the touch-optimized Metro UI -- can, at first, seem so different that they contrast like the multiple personalities of Batman's enemy Two-Fa

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Each week Ross Rubin contributes Switched On, a column about consumer technology. With the release of the Windows 8 Consumer Preview, more consumers can more easily experience Metro, along with Metro-style apps. With this new approach, Microsoft is making the most radical shift in user interface it'

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Each week Ross Rubin contributes Switched On, a column about consumer technology. Just as Windows Phone 7's \"touch-only\" interface threw away the past to create a streamlined, more approachable experience, Microsoft is creating a \"touch-first\" experience for Windows 8 that has more in common wit

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