Windows 8 Developer Preview

Microsoft Corporation showcased a detailed preview of the next major release of Windows, code-named “Windows 8” at its developer-focused BUILD Conference. The company also detailed new tools for developers to help write applications for people around the world who use the Windows operating system on their computers.

Windows 8 Start Screen

“We reimagined Windows…From the chipset to the user experience, Windows 8 brings a new range of capabilities without compromise.” Steven Sinofsky, president of the Windows and Windows Live Division at Microsoft, in his keynote address to the thousands of developers in attendance.

Windows 8 Lock ScreenWindows 8 File Manager

Windows 8 Internet Explorer 10Windows 8 Touch Keyboard

New features in Windows 8:

  • Metro style
  • Touch-first browsing
  • Powered by apps
  • Apps can work together
  • Your experience syncs across your devices
  • The best of Windows 7, only better
  • Enhanced Task Manager and Windows Explorer
  • Windows Store
  • Build using more languages
  • Rich hardware integration
  • Support for ARM-based chipsets, x86, x32, and x64 devices
  • Always connected
  • Tap the full power of your PC

*Images from Microsoft

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