But the Metro interface really shines on a tablet, where you can flick through pages of tiles and tap on the one you want.
State exchanges are given the option to interface with so-called “web-based entities.”
It serves as the heart of the collective works, as an interface between the cosmos and humanity.
interface in·ter·face (ĭn'tər-fās')
A surface forming a common boundary between adjacent regions or bodies.
A boundary across which two systems communicate. An interface might be a hardware connector used to link to other devices, or it might be a convention used to allow communication between two software systems. Often there is some intermediate component between the two systems which connects their interfaces together. For example, two EIA-232 interfaces connected via a serial cable.
See also graphical user interface, Application Program Interface.