In Pictures: 8 ways Microsoft could improve Window...
Merge the Desktop and Modern multitask environments
Because there are two multitasking environments in Windows 8 (Windows 8 apps and Desktop), you can forget when you have programs running in one environment while using another. You basically have to juggle programs between the Switcher and Desktop Taskbar. Further, W8 treats the Desktop as though it were an app, placing a thumbnail of it in the Switcher panel. Why can’t Microsoft bring together the two environments into one seamless multitasker?
In Pictures: 8 ways Microsoft could improve Windows 8