Windows 8 Pre-Beta Archive

A Few Password Related Bugs/Annoyances In Windows 8 Consumer Preview

I first realized that I was in love with Windows 7 back during the beta. While I enjoyed the improvements to the Vista interface and the overall speed-ups, I think I was most impressed by just how

Tons more screenshots from leaked windows 8 pre beta windows 8 build 8220

Dear God, it’s all over. Tons of leaked screenshots have surfaced on the web of Windows 8 Build 8220. These are from Winunleaked. He says it’s stable and even runs faster than Windows 7 Sp1. Click on the images

New windows 8 6 2 8220 screenshots

Here are some new Screenshots from the Windows 8 build 6.2.8220. Click to enlarge  

New screenshots from Windows 8 build 8220

A recent screenshot on the PC Beta forum suggests that Microsoft may be changing the desktop interface significantly. According to Neowin, the start menu button appears only when users move the mouse (or their finger) to the

Will Windows 8 Beta be called the Windows 8 Consumer Preview?

Building upon something noticed by Paul Thurrott a while ago, Mary Jo Foley has a really interesting post out today. In it, she speculates that Windows 8 Beta might end up being called the Windows 8 Consumer

Windows 8 current build is allegedly at 8184.0.winmain.120113-1850

So the leaks from the legend that is Canouna continue. For those who don’t know, Canouna is the mystery man (or woman) who continues to leak eeriely accurate information about Microsoft’s Windows 8 development schedule. Canouna is

Inside CES 2012: Windows 8 Build 8175 on display – Video

Microsoft was on the floor of CES 2012 yesterday with a copy of Windows 8 pre-beta 8175. Microsoft are hard at work developing Windows 8 to make the Windows 8 Beta release date in late February. As

Windows 8 Beta Release and Features Speculation

CES is finally here, and with it hopefully tons of new information about Windows 8, new slates, new Intel technologies, and other new goodies that will effect computing and technology going into 2012 and beyond. At Windows8update

New speculation about Windows 8 Beta

The mysterious shadow figure called Canouna continues to leak and speculate about the status of Windows 8 development. He has posted the following on his website: Here some date from the roadmap: From today to Jan 21th

New screenshots leak from the Windows 8 Beta

Some new Windows 8 screenshots have emerged from Win8China. These screenshots allegedly show changes to the installation process of Windows 8 that have been made in the Windows 8 beta builds. Microsoft also appear to have streamlined