Selecting Desktop from the above menu, brings you to the traditional Windows 8 desktop (below).
Below is Internet Explorer 10.
Below is Firefox 6.02
Below is Chrome 14.0
Windows Media Player looks the same.
Below is the Windows Personalization panel, which also looks the same.
Below is the Apps listing
Below are the feeds menu
Below is the Weather applet.
Below is the Stocks applet.
Below is the Socialite applet for Facebook and other sites.
The Control Panel applet is also available from the Metro touch screen page.
Windows 8 has the same basic programs like the Snipping Tool, Notepad, Wordpad, Photo Viewer, Fax & Scan, Paint. A new program called Journal works with touch screen handwriting or drawing (below).
You get the Windows 8 Developer Build ISO here: