bingoUV writes: You might have missed the "feature", as did the author of TFA. Lovely advertisements, in applications in a paid for OS. There is no prior warning, and none of the "unbiased reviews" of Windows 8 mention this, as far as I know.
In seeking the unattainable, simplicity only gets in the way. -- Epigrams in Programming, ACM SIGPLAN Sept. 1982