I saw this graphic on the web last night and it was taken from a screenshot of the Microsoft Surface. What caught my eye was the level of detail that the tiles are being refined to. If Windows 8 RTM and Windows RT RTM look just as good, Windows 8 might not be panned as hard as we expect. I hope that the Microsoft team...

Since 1995 there has been only one really major change in the Windows world, and that was the transition to the NT core with Windows XP. Even with the core change, the interface has remained largely the same since 1995. Taking this even a bit further, desktop OSes (including Mac and Linux) really haven’t had any major...

The design team behind the shock family (iconshock, webdesignshock and themeshock) have created a complete set of GUI elements inspired by the new windows 8 interface, called Metro. It was made purely in Photoshop using vector shapes, so it will be easily adaptable to your design changes. It contains more than 100 GUI...

The good folks at MDL forums have been poring over Windows * server x64 like vultures on a carcass. Here’s a screenshot from member 3ricky114. It shows the new taskmanager in Windows 8 Build 7959 x64/Server. Also.. some tips to Make Aero Work in Windows 8 Build 7959 x64/Server1. First Download and install your graphic...

Now is it just me but I am wondering whether Windows 8 will have more online user help guides. In the troubleshooting section pictured below, there is a prompt when you run it for the first time. The prompts says the following: Windows8-prompts “Do you want the most up to date content available for troubleshooting? By...