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Evernote I almost gave up on Metro Evernote. I tried and tried to get the Metro version of Evernote to work, and every iteration was, let us say, woefully inadequate.

But then, during the first week in February, Evernote finally released a Metro app that offered at least some of the mojo that’s turned Evernote into a billion-dollar company: storing notes, organizing them, synchronizing them.

The Metro app doesn’t have many of the features that make the Web app so great, but it does let you clip Web pages from Metro IE, type and format notes, and perform very basic operations on the tiled, saved pages.

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