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ATI and Nvidia both release new Windows 8 beta drivers

Are you interested in Windows 8 but afraid to make the jump because of potential gaming issues? For many gamers, it makes sense to stick with the same OS on their...

The Windows 8 Consumer Preview is now available worldwide

Microsoft have released the Windows 8 Consumer Preview for worldwide slow download. It's going to be slow for a while as the whole planet tugs at the files but do yourself a...

Windows 8 Consumer Preview – Build 8250 has been compiled

Various sources on the web are reporting that Microsoft has compiled the public Windows 8 Consumer Preview build, 8250. They are saying that this will be the final build that will be released next week. Stay tuned..

New Version Of Norton 360 Is "Windows 8 Beta Ready"

There has been a little debate in the Windows community as to whether or not including anti-virus in Windows 8 (in the form of the new Defender), is a good or...

New Windows 8 screenshots of Windows Defender

A new screenshot of Windows Defender running on Windows 8 pre-Consumer Preview. Notice the Metro-like colors and aesthetic of all the screens. This is looking really cool so far and based on all...

Tons more screenshots from leaked windows 8 pre beta windows 8 build 8220

Dear God, it's all over. Tons of leaked screenshots have surfaced on the web of Windows 8 Build 8220. These are from Winunleaked. He says it's stable and even runs faster than Windows 7 Sp1. Click...

New windows 8 6 2 8220 screenshots

Here are some new Screenshots from the Windows 8 build 6.2.8220. Click to enlarge  

New Screenshots from the Windows 8 Beta or Windows 8 Consumer Preview

More news on the continuing Windows 8 Consumer Preview/Windows 8 Beta naming drama. The website windowsblogitalia has come out with a bunch of leaked screenshots (below) showing the software being called Windows...

Microsoft respond to user feedback and are calling the software Windows 8 Beta again

Now that's funny. Ilana Smith, a lead program manager on the Engineering System team, authored a new post on the Microsoft development blog. Microsoft are responding to user feedback to both their blog...

More evidence that Windows 8 Beta may be called "Windows 8 Consumer Preview"

Interesting post from the blog of one Darren W Baker that seems to back up Paul Thurrotts theory about the new name for the Windows 8 Beta - "Windows 8 Consumer...

Will Windows 8 Beta be called the Windows 8 Consumer Preview?

Building upon something noticed by Paul Thurrott a while ago, Mary Jo Foley has a really interesting post out today. In it, she speculates that Windows 8 Beta might end up being...

Windows 8 current build is allegedly at 8184.0.winmain.120113-1850

So the leaks from the legend that is Canouna continue. For those who don't know, Canouna is the mystery man (or woman) who continues to leak eeriely accurate information about Microsoft's Windows...

New Windows 8 Rumor – Windows 8 Beta Release Date

We received a rumor about the Windows 8 Beta release date. As a prominent blog that has covered Windows 8 from the very beginning, we tend to get a lot of rumors...