Windows 8 devices come equipped with standard programs, but those are just the tip of the iceberg. Users can customize their laptops
and tablets with the apps they use throughout the day. The Windows Store features more than 130,000 apps. From business software to calendars to entertainment, this wide range of apps enables you to customize your computing experience.
Movie buffs will appreciate the Netflix app, which offers subscribers access to its expansive collection of films and TV shows on any device. Netflix offers a free, one-month trial if you are interested in exploring this streaming service.
The Facebook app enables users to connect with their networks from their mobile devices. Upload photos, tag friends, chat with connections and enjoy all of the other social functions of this popular platform. Windows 8 even delivers updates to the live tiles on your Start screen.
The Windows Store is not short on practical programs. The Zillow app brings its home and apartment database to mobile platforms. Prospective buyers and sellers can compare listings and search for homes based on location, price range and style. The Zestimate feature lists values for 100+ million homes in the U.S.
The Mint.com Personal Finance app is one of the most popular money-management programs on the mobile market. Access the same information you would on Mint.com from your mobile device. CNN Money declared the Mint.com app one of the “Best Apps to Manage Your Money.” Tracking your checking, savings and credit card accounts onto one unified platform, and get push notifications delivered to your Start screen.
These prominent apps are just a few highlights among the thousands of useful apps. As the Windows Store continues to grow, your Windows 8 device will become an even more powerful tool to help you through the day.