Did you get a Microsoft Surface RT for Christmas? Here are the five must-have apps

Did you get a brand new Surface RT for Christmas? Looking for the five must have apps for your new device? Look no further. We have put together a list of the five must-have apps for your new device. If you have any apps that you recommend, post them in the comments below!

Skype is the always-on app that makes staying in touch with all your contacts easier than ever. Stay informed about what’s happening with your friends through video and voice calls and instant messaging, all from one app. So, no matter if you're on a PC, Windows Phone, Mac, tablet, iPhone or Android device, Skype keeps you connected and always available.

Netflix is the world’s leading subscription service for watching TV episodes and movies. Get the free app as a part of your Netflix membership and you can instantly watch thousands of TV episodes & movies. If you are not a Netflix member sign up for Netflix and start enjoying immediately with a one-month free trial.

Google Search app. The world’s information at your fingertips. A familiar, fast, and precise way to find answers on your Windows 8 device.

YouTube RT is the most advanced way to view YouTube videos on your Windows 8 device. It allows watching videos in SD, 720p and Full HD 1080p, as well as the ability to download in all those qualities. You can sign in to see your latest Subscribed videos as well as comment and rate videos.

Metro Commander is an orthodox file manager that provides a user interface to work with files in Windows UI Style using operations performed on files or folders files such as: create, open, view, rename, move, copy, delete, search and share. Metro Commander contains convenient navigation buttons (back, forward, root etc.). Application allows user to connect to SkyDrive account and work with his\her files and folders.

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