The news is huge on several levels - first off, it will fill a big gap in available media players for the "tiled" Windows 8.1, as it can run anything you throw at it gratis, including MKV and other popular formats. Currently, VLC is present in the Windows Store as a limited beta app, and an experimental port of the desktop VLC program in the new touch-oriented Microsoft interface.
The XAML code is nearly the same. I worked really hard to make a design that works well on phones, phablets, tablets, laptops and desktops thanks to the upcoming windowed mode Windows Threshold is rumored to bring (I tested with Stardock Modern Mix),” noticed the devs. Check out the teaser screenshots, and tell us what you think of the finally final universal app edition of the renowned VLC media player.“