I guess we can now safely strike off one name of the list. No many, if any, believed Steven Sinofsky could return back to lead Microsoft after the retirement of Steve Ballmer. And now we can be even surer that the former Windows 7 boss will not come back at Microsoft in a CEO position — as it was revealed today that...

Alright, so Microsoft’s Windows 8 press event is done and over. Did you hope to see a clear focus on a bunch of new and upcoming apps? Me too. While the event itself didn’t take too deep of a look at what’s heading to the Windows Store, that doesn’t mean good stuff isn’t already on its way. In fact, several new apps are...

On the Amazon UK site, it seems that Microsoft have started prepping the following versions: Windows 8 Standard Edition to Windows 8 Pro Edition, Upgrade Edition Windows 8 Pro, Upgrade Edition, N Version [upgrade from Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7] (PC) You can see some of the screenshots of the packaging...

The Windows 8 Pro box covers. These look interesting as well. Click to expand…

Exclusive from theVerge. Microsoft have revealed the new box packaging for Windows 8. Even a hard core cynic like me has to say that I like! Very beautiful use of colors. Enjoy! Source

So I found a few Windows 8 concepts for software box covers that you might want to check out. Some look similar to the designs for Windows 7 and others look more original. I found these on Deviant Art and they definitely give you a preview of what the Windows 8 software cover could look like. You can click on the...