VLC For Windows 8/RT/Windows Phone 8 Kickstarter Ends at £47,056

Finally a Month long KickStarter program has ended for the VLC Player for Windows 8/RT and Windows Phone 8 version of the highly popular Media application.

The campaign goal was £40,000 but due to immense response by the users the Campaign ended with £47,056 in 30 days with 3080 backers and it seems like they are already working on the application,as a messege on the KickStarter page saying,

Dear backers,

This is the end of our Kickstarter campaign.

Just one thing: thank you!

We’ll keep you posted about our developments very quickly!

VLC is already available as a Desktop application for Windows 8 as The operating system supports all the legacy applications in the Desktop Mode,but due to the limitations of the Windows RT platform there was a Need for the Modern UI based application for the VLC Player.This is a good sign for the ecosystem as this will encourage more developers to port their apps to Windows RT platform along with Windows 8.

Source[Kickstarter]