22 May '12, 6am

Metro: Microsoft’s extreme makeover

Metro: Microsoft’s extreme makeover

For a preview, there are a surprising number of apps in the Store. Some of the main draws would be the award-winning Cut The Rope, Cookbook by Bewise for the foodie in all of us, and Mahjong Deluxe as one of the top downloads. Unfortunately for the mahjong ‘kakis’ out there, this isn’t the Singaporean version of mahjong played at various family gatherings around the island, but a Mahjong Solitaire game that isn’t quite as satisfying. An odd blast from the past was a Carmen Sandiego app that couldn’t start up properly, displaying a temporary loading screen only to revert to the Start Menu when clicked. Windows’ usual error reporting function was mysteriously absent, but hopefully will be added later.

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