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In Pictures: 12 fantastic (and free) Windows 8 app...
If you have an Xbox 360 (or plan to nab an Xbox One in a few months), Microsoft's Xbox SmartGlass app is a must-have. The app displays secondary maps, weapons selection screens, secrets, and more tied to the game you're playing on your Xbox. Though support for the current generation of games has been kind of light, second-screen apps are just starting to become en vogue companions to big-name games—and SmartGlass is the most polished one around.
In Pictures: 12 fantastic (and free) Windows 8 apps