The blogs have already started the long hike down the road to Windows 9. Interesting news from my buddy Stephen Chapman who seems to be back in the saddle writing about Windows development again. He has started to see signs of the codename Windows 9 out and about. In a new blog post he has out on his blog, he talks...

We knew this was coming at some point and here they are. The rumors have started to hit the web about the potential release date of Windows 8. Some websites are reporting that there’s a leaked Microsoft road map out there revealing an August 2012 commercial launch schedule for Windows 8. The sites are also saying that...

New from Winrumors: A recently published U.S. patent has revealed Microsoft’s future plans for a streaming operating system. The patent, entitled “Fast Machine Booting Through Streaming Storage”, details a method of booting a virtual PC operating system through remote storage. The patent covers a variety of devices...

Let me start by saying that I didn’t start the conversation about Windows 9. Network World started this. The conversation has begun. Network World are reporting that we do know a little about Windows 9. No More Legacy Support: This would be dependent on moving to 64-bits. That would mean no more of the WoW64...

So you know that line in the movies where the magician says “pick a card, any card”? Well, Microsoft sales and marketing employees need to learn how to make a variation of those words work. “Pick an Operating System, any Operating System”. At this point, Microsoft have said that Windows 8 will come out in 2012. If that is...