In Pictures: 10 nifty Windows 8 apps -- all free

Need help negotiating the corporate landscape? Want to track your network usage? Just looking for a fun little time-waster? These free apps for Windows 8 can help.

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For more apps, search the Windows Store Ready to go out and find more Windows 8 apps? With no obvious search tools and minimal categorization, browsing through screen after screen of apps in the Windows Store can be an exercise in frustration.

There's a better way: Use Windows 8's built-in search function. Press the Windows key + Q to bring up the Search Charm, highlight Store on the right side of the screen, type in your search term, and you'll see Windows 8 apps related to your search term over on the left.

On a touchscreen device, swipe in from the right side of the screen to call up the Charms Bar, tap Search, then tap Store and type in your search term.

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