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Microsoft slates Windows 8 beta for late February 2012


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#1 Allan

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Posted 08 December 2011 - 04:32 PM

Computerworld - Microsoft on Tuesday confirmed that it will release a public beta of Windows 8 in late February, 2012.

The company broke the news at a San Francisco developers event Tuesday, where Antoine Leblond, vice president of Windows Web services, touted Windows Store, the app market that will be the sole distribution channel for applications designed to run in Windows 8's new "Metro" interface.

Windows Store will open to the public at the same time Windows 8's beta ships, a Microsoft spokeswoman said.

Full story: http://goo.gl/XEMQk


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Posted 08 December 2011 - 09:43 PM

Cool. :)
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Posted 08 December 2011 - 10:42 PM

WOOHOO!!!!

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Posted 09 December 2011 - 10:18 PM

Thank you for this valuable and most welcomed information!

I'll be watching for the release notice.

Kind regards....

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