14 Sep

Microsoft previews “Windows 8” [ Pictures ]

Microsoft previews the next release of Windows named “Windows 8” at the Microsoft Build Conference on Sep. 13, 2011.
The company also detailed about the new tools which would help developers to write new applications for the Windows platform.

“From the chipset to the user experience, Windows 8 brings a new range of capabilities without compromise.”, said Steven Sinofsky, president of the Windows & Windows Live Division at Microsoft.
The Microsoft President has also announced that Windows 7 has sold 450 million copies worldwide till now & around 542 million people are now using Windows Live today.

Your personalized lock screen which shows your unread emails & various app notifications.

Here you can see your apps & content on the start screen in a glance.

Pick all the files you want to share or send from one place.

Fast, fluid & intuitive touch browsing.

Large buttons on the touch keyboard for easy typing.

The thumb keyboard to make you feel natural & more comfortable.

A full house at the start of the conference on Day 1 in Anaheim, California. All the conference attendees also received a Samsung prototype PC with Windows 8 Developer Preview.

You can also download the Windows 8 Developer Preview at this link.

Courtesy & Read more about Windows 8 at: Microsoft Press Release