Everything You Need To Know About Windows 8 In 8 Minutes

Want to get to know Windows 8 but don't have time to sit through the lengthy keynote? We've cut it down to the necessities so you can find out everything you really need to know in only eight minutes.

Want a full text rundown of the new stuff in Windows 8? Check out our .first look screenshot tour. Also, if you actually do want to see the entire keynote, it will be posted online on the Windows Build web site in the near future. So keep an eye out if you get excited by long developer-centric lectures about operating systems. This one should meet your quota and then some.


    I saw that Windows 8 developer edition will be available for download at 8:00PM Tuesday Pacific time. This is around 1:00 PM AEST Today.

    It looks like the interface created for touchscreen phones is now taking over our desktop PCs. Hard to judge without having used it, but it all seems a bit "odd".

    Also, the last presenter needs to cut back on the Red Bull.

    Does anyone else find the all the different colours obnoxious?

    So blocky :( Not a big fan

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