The Windows 8.1 upgrade download is slow today. It starts out and has taken me almost 2 hours to download and I have a really fast connection. So you start out in the Windows Store and see the screen below.. Then you click to update for free.. Then you start downloading And there you have it folks… Still...

Later today, Microsoft will release Windows 8.1 preview at its BUILD conference in San Francisco. While Microsoft has yet to put up the download, here’s the link that you will need to get your hands on the build. The download is not currently live at this time but should go up later today. Steve Ballmer alluded to a...