Photobucket Metro App Released for Windows 8

It ‘s been less than 24 hours after the Windows 8 Consumer Preview was released at the Mobile World Congress,which also saw the release of Windows Store with Metro apps being released for Windows 8.

So it was just matter of time for seeing those big names making appearance in the Windows Store for users to download.Hours after the public release Photobucket has released their first Metro app for the Windows 8 platform.The Photobucket app for the Metro based Windows 8 UI has been optimized to take advantage of the touch screen experience on the touch enabled devices running in Windows 8 operating system.

Here’s a look at the features of Photobucket Metro app for Windows 8

  • Category browsing and full search of the nearly 10 billion photos hosted on Photobucket.com
  • Photobucket’s full album and photo management experience through a new user interface optimized for Metro style
  • Ability to capture and upload photos directly from Windows 8-based PCs
  • Integration with Windows 8 File Picker, giving consumers easy access to Photobucket images for general platform use
  • Social features, including commenting, liking, and sharing out

All this for Free ! Yes the app is available free of cost over Windows Store,so if you have already installed Windows 8 Consumer Preview on your desktop,laptop or tablet,try it out yourself.

With releases like these we can expect some more quality apps to make their way to the Windows Store league in the coming future.