In what seems like a radical but somewhat logical move, it is increasingly looking like Microsoft is talking away the ability to join a Windows domain from the core or baseline versions of Windows 8. This is a pretty big change for Windows. In addition, the word on the street is that the Remote Desktop...

There have been some new Windows 8 Release Candidate images spotted in the wild recently. First, there have been more deep metro changes spotted. In the image below, you can see how deeply metrofied the window frame, corners and buttons are. Then, there seems to be a new setup icon. setup.exe...

Canouna has done it again. Apparently in a new scoop from Windowsunleaked, he has indicated that the Windows 8 Release Candidate will go by a new name. Windows 8 Release Preview He is indicating that this new version of Windows 8 may be released later in May or sometime in June. Stay...

Recently, website winunleaked.tk gave us all a glimpse at a possible new SKU in Windows 8 titled China edition. It was suggested that this SKU was would only be  sold in China. SKU image from cnbeta Microsoft’s corporate vice president, and original equipment manufacturer Steve Guggenheimer has confirmed in a...

Microsoft have released the Windows 8 Consumer Preview for worldwide slow download. It’s going to be slow for a while as the whole planet tugs at the files but do yourself a favor and only download it from Microsoft links. Download the Windows 8 Consumer Preview. I am pulling from those links and...

Superleaker Canouna is reporting the ISO names for the new Windows 8 Consumer Preview. Allegedly, the filenames will...

The reports are coming out that the latest build of the Windows 8 Consumer Preview is locked and sealed away in the vault. Super leaker Canouna is reporting that on Sunday, the final Windows 8 Consumer Preview build was uploaded to Microsoft Servers under the buildstring...

Hat tip to Rafael Rivera who noticed that Microsoft have started to produce documentation on MSDN that refers to the new version of Windows 8 Server. It will be called Windows Server 8. Pretty official now. Here’s the documentation.

Various sources on the web are reporting that Microsoft has compiled the public Windows 8 Consumer Preview build, 8250. They are saying that this will be the final build that will be released next week. Stay tuned..

Microsoft have posted another updated on their Windows 8 development Blog. This one has to do with Skydrive in Windows 8. It’s written by Mike Torres and Omar Shahine, Group Program Managers for SkyDrive. Microsoft are going all out with the cloud in Windows 8 and their vision is great and very aggressive. We...