So Paul “the man” Thurrott just wrote an article about Windows Phone 7, Windows 8, IE 9 and a bunch of other tools. Here are the relevant parts of the article.. According to sources at the company, Microsoft is going to change the Windows UI in the next version and offer a tiered experience that changes based...

Russian leaker Zukona has leaked screenshots of the Windows installer found in early Milestone 1 builds of Windows 8, revealing a few visual changes. GeekSmack has learned that these two images are screenshots from the installer of an early Milestone 1 build Let’s take a look… You judge whether...

I love the blogosphere but I swear…sometimes… OK, let’s cut the crap. A bunch of sites have been quoting russian sites and “experts” about Windows 8 coming out in January 2013. Not going to happen. Anyone who has actually worked in software development would know that any target that is 2 years away is just...

DeviantArt user Misaki2009 has published the following screenshots that are allegedly of Windows 8 – 6.2.7867.0.101020-1800 on his dA page: The significance is that this user allegedly has ties to the Russian leaking community. Interesting. Leaks may have started seeping out from...

Windows8beta.com have an article out about how a Microsoft employee referred to the next version of Windows as Windows 8. They have taken that to bank as the reason why this software will be named Windows 8. Their quote: Microsoft has been silent about the name of the next version of windows,even in the CES...

You guys might remember that in a previous post, I had talked about Paul Thurrott and how he had speculated on a new UI for Windows 8 called Jupiter? Well Mary Jo Foley’s back and she takes the time to explain from her sources what the thinking is (or the rumors anyway) around Jupiter. Excerpt: Jupiter is...

Impossible to see anything clear from this so dont pay too much attention. Engadget are reporting that this is the picture used in the demo earlier today that was a rough prototype of Windows 8 on ARM. The version number is alleged to be  6.2.7867 Check out the full article here…

Mary Jo Foley is reporting that Microsoft Windows President Steven Sinofsky has shown a group of reporters an early build of Windows 8. Quote: Microsoft demonstrated at a press conference on January 5 the “next version of Windows” running on ARM processors, as many Microsoft watchers had been expecting. At...

Windows 8, the codename for the next major operating system from Microsoft, may have already passed Milestone 2 progress. According to a Russian website winreview.ru, via win8beta.com, Microsoft compiled the build “Windows 8 Milestone 2: 6.2.79xx.0.winmain_win8m2.xxxxxx-xxxx” recently. Here is what was...