Linked by Thom Holwerda on Wed 7th Dec 2011 22:24 UTC
Windows Yesterday, Microsoft finally unveiled all the details regarding its Windows Store, which will be the default way to distribute Metro applications on Windows 8. Most of the details are all pretty standard and mirror those of other stores, but there's one interesting twist that is sure to make a lot of you happy: Microsoft has made special exceptions for open source software.
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RE[2]: SideLoading
by DarrkAssassin on Fri 9th Dec 2011 01:25 UTC in reply to "RE: SideLoading"
DarrkAssassin
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2010-04-10

If you read the ars tech it clearly states Metro Apps. The other apps will use the same model aka same as the world of Windows 7 as it is the same core dlls behind the scenes.

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