"Microsoft’s Windows Store is a mess. It’s full of apps that exist only to scam people and take their money. Why doesn’t Microsoft care that their flagship app store is such a cesspool?
It’s now been more than two years since Windows 8 was released, and this has been a problem the entire time, and it is getting worse. If Microsoft was trying to offer a safe app store to Windows users, they’ve failed.
The Store is Full of Scams, And They’re Easy to Find
This problem isn’t a secret. Search the Windows Store for any popular app and you’ll see all kinds of junk. For example, here’s what happens when we search for VLC in the Windows Store:"