Windows 8 users snub Metro apps, stick to traditional Windows software

The majority of Windows 8 PC owners launch less than one app a day. A majority of consumer and small business Windows 8 PC users launch fewer than one “Metro” app a day, signaling that they’re spending most of their time on the classic Windows
7-style Desktop, according to data released this week.

According to Soluto, an Israeli PC management service provider, just 39 percent of owners of desktop PCs powered by Windows 8 launch a Metro app more than once a day. Laptop users fire up a Metro app slightly more often, with 40 percent
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