Microsoft is announcing the Windows 8 Consumer Preview (aka the beta) this week, around 1AM (AEST) on Thursday morning Pacific time. We'll be keeping our eyes open and delivering the download link as soon as it hits the tubes, plus walking through everything that's new in the beta. So mentally prepare yourself and keep an eye on Lifehacker for the news as soon as it happens!
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