So I’m not a huge fan of keeping track of builds but I know a lot of you are. Canouna (part man and part legend) is dutifully doing this for us. Here is the latest Windows 8 builds list.. (Release to Manufacturing) 8436.0.win8_rtm.120618-2000 (RTM Escrow) 8500.0.win8_rtm.120619-2000 (RTM...

New information about Windows 8 RTM, this time from Mr. WithinWindows himself Rafael Rivera. He has joined the list of credible voices confirming the fact that Windows 8 is pretty much complete. The Quote: As you might imagine, Microsoft has in fact finalized Windows 8 already and is debating over only minor issues...

It’s official, we have a better idea about Windows 8 RTM and the Windows 8 Release Date. Speaking at the company’s Worldwide Partner Conference in Canada, Microsoft’s Tami Reller has announced that Windows 8 will be Released to Manufacturing (RTM) in the first week on August. In addition, Microsoft  will release the...

This week has been full of speculations. Windows 8 RTM is expected to be complied this month and rumors are prevaling that Windows 8 RTM could be shipped with build number 8600. But rumors are also swirling around that Windows 8 RTM could be shipped with build 8800 or build 8888? The second one i.e. build 8888 seems...

Windows 8 RTM is getting closer to being final. Winunleaked reports that the current Build is 8506.Windows 8 RTM is expected be released during the last week of July. A few days ago, Microsoft posted on their B8 blog that work on Windows 8 RTM is on and the company will soon finalize it for the release to...

There seems to be a lot of activity (obviously) going on as Microsoft march toward the final production copy of Windows 8 (RTM or Release To Manufacturing). On the Winunleaked forums, there was a lot of activity and discussions about where Microsoft is in the process. Regarding the current builds, here are the builds...

So the rumor mill has heated up about Windows 8 heading down the path to a manufacturing release (RTM) and I can’t help but wonder if we need to see more. To recap, on September 13th of last year, we had a Windows 8 Developer Preview which was the first rough (public) pre-beta cut of Windows 8. That was understandably...

Here are some new Windows 8 pre-RTM screenshots from Win8China. As you can see from the images, the new Windows 8 desktop has the dulled out flattish metro look. Let’s hope and pray…  

We have some new Windows 8 leaked pre-RTM images from Canouna below. These images show: New buttons, new colors, more metro, it’s just “Clean & Nice” The images show that Microsoft is continuously refining the Windows 8 look and feel before it RTM’s at some point in the next few months. Here’s the source: Click on...