Hands-on: News, Sports, and Travel go Metro in Windows 8 Release Preview
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Windows 8 Release Preview
Imagine our surprise, then, to discover that the Bing team has since developed another three apps for the Windows 8 Release Preview: News, Sports, and Travel.Naturally, each app borrows a similar look and feel from Finance, with a big-picture cover and similar layout grid, but there are some important functional differences between the three.
After launching the app, you're treated to a big-picture view of one of the day's top stories. A swipe to the right reveals individual sections, such as US, World, Technology, and Business'all of which are a part of the so-called "Bing Daily."These articles are culled from a variety of sources'primarily wire services such as Reuters and AP'and clicking on a headline will reveal a clean, multicolumned reading mode, similar to a traditional newspaper view. In a sense, it's a glorified feed reader, but with some smart filters to bring top stories to the surface.
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