Best 10+ Windows 8 Apps This Week [Christmas Edition]

by Radu Tyrsina
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We’ve got a lot of new Windows 8 apps to share with you this week and some of the most important ones are iFixit Repair Manual, Viber, Facebook Page Manager, Spark, Epix, Catan and many others. Find below details about each of them and how you can download them to your Windows 8 tablets.

I apologize for missing last week’s roundup with the best new Windows 8 apps that have been released in the Windows Store as it was due to some personal issues. Now, we’re back, and to make up for the absence, we’re going to showcase the biggest number of new Windows 8 apps yet. Also, you might want to have a look at the latest discounted Windows 8 apps in the Red Stripe Deals as this time there are 12. If you have missed our past roundups, do have a look as you will find some interesting apps there:

So, here are the more that 15 new Windows 8 apps that have been launched in the Windows Store.


viber windows 8

Viber users on other platforms than Windows 8 have long awaited this moment and it is finally here. Available for a free download for Windows 8, Windows 8.1 and Windows RT users, you will still need to have a mobile phone number that was previously used to create your Viber account.

iFixit Repair Manual

windows 8 ifixitThe official iFixit Repair Manual is available for Windows 8 users in the Windows Store as a free app. We’ve discovered the app recently and it seems pretty new, so if you are an iFixit fan or you just want to repair something, go ahead and install it on your Windows 8 tablets and devices.

Facebook Page Manager

facebook page manager windows 8 appThe popular Facebook Page Manager app for Windows Phone has been ported to Windows 8 users, as well. If you have Facebook pages that you want to manage on the go from your Windows 8 tablet, then this is currently the best app to choose from the Windows Store.

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windows 8 campfireSpark is at the moment the best Windows 8 app for users of the Campfire business chat solution. However, you should not make a confusion between this and Project Spark. If you are a Campfire chat user and you also own a Windows 8 tablet, then you need to download Spark right away.


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epix windows 8Epix is yet another Windows 8 app released in the Windows Store that you can use to stream movies to your Windows 8 tablet. Of course, you will still need a paid subscription, but if you already have one, then it only takes a few steps to get it working on your Windows 8 tablet.

Riptide GP2

riptide gp2 windows 8The famous hydro racing game has finally made its way into the Windows Store and is now available for Windows 8 users. While you can use it on a desktop device, as well, it still looks better on a Windows 8 tablet.

British Telecom Wi-Fi

british telecom windows 8 wi fiWindows 8 users that reside in the United Kingdom and are customers of the British Telecom company can download the free British Telecom Wi-Fi to help them find easier free Wi-Fi hotspots throughout the country.


windows 8 catanBoard games have slowly moved from the physical, traditional way of playing to the digital. Catan is one of the best board strategy games available for Windows 8 users and it has even received an early update right after the release.

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grepolis windows 8 appGrepolis is a well-known MMO game that has millions of players across the world. And playing it on your Windows 8 tablet is really classy. Download it now for free and start building your army and reputation!

Discovery News

discovery news windows 8Discovery News is the latest app by Discovery, after they have launched Animal Planet, TLC and the official Discovery Channel for Windows 8. Discovery News comes with a lot of high-quality photos, videos and fun facts delivered to you on a daily basis.


rummikub windows 8Rummi or Rummikub, as it is better known, is a very popular board game and it has now been released in the Windows Store and comes under a really enjoyable app. Download it know and start playing your favorite game from childhood!

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