[Video] Metro Windows 8 User Interface Demonstrated By Microsoft
By on June 1st, 2011

While Sinofsky is talking at D9, Microsoft’s PR is back to doing what they do best – show new stuff while it is being announced to distract and kill the buzz. Here’s a Microsoft engineer demonstrating the Zune/WP7 inspired tiled interface known as Metro.

The interface is fluid, shows a weather app and Microsoft calls switching between apps as “Snap” (it’s like the snap in Windows 7 but works with fingers.) Microsoft has disabled embedding for some weird reason but here’s the video:

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