Improved User Experience Puts People in Control Ease of Use/Simplicity Internet Standards Business Integration and Opportunity
.NET has such a component
.NET User Experience. A new set of technologies for building next-generation user experiences, including the new Universal Canvas XML-based compound information architecture, natural user interface, ......
and .NET Passport has a role in the picture,
So Windows 8 looks like a 'reimplementation' of all these vision of NGWS, 10 years after, right ?