Sam Moreau, Principal UX Designer for Windows, joined me at \\Build on Day 2 to talk about the Metro Windows 8 UI. Where did swiping from the edges come from? What is the idea behind Charms? How do you swipe through apps backwards? Should every application migrate to a Metro style over time? Where…
Julie Larson-Green, Corporate Vice President Windows Experience at Microsoft, unveiled a fast and fluid new user interface for the upcoming Windows 8 at the company's Build conference earlier today in Anaheim. Larson-Green previewed the new "Metro style" UI including the Start screen.
Steven Sinofsky, President, Windows and Windows Live Division at Microsoft showcased a series of prototype apps developed by Microsoft's summer interns and reinforced how easy it will be for developers to create Apps for Windows 8.
Mike Angiulo, Corporate Vice President, Windows Planning Hardware and PC Ecosystem demonstrates how Windows 8 works beautifully across a spectrum of devices with Steven Sinofsky, President, Windows and Windows Live Division at Microsoft.