is reporting that there’s a new Windows 8 build – 8042.0.110707-1940.

This is a Milestone 3 build and was compiled on July 14th.

They are reporting that Windows 8 Build 8047 is an internal build. It has not leaked.

If you happen to see 8047 or even 8042 on torrents or “private ftps”, dont waste your time. You are most likely downloading a malicious file.

The latest leaked build as of this post is still 7989.

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