Classic Start 8 Free Traditional Start Menu Style for Use with Windows® 8

Windows® 8.1 Update 1 May Bring Metro Apps to Desktop

Windows® 8 finally reaches 10% market share

Users Have Two Years to Upgrade to Windows® 8.1

Windows® 8.1 Release Date Unveiled

Will Windows® 8.1 Bring Back the Start Button?

Windows® 8.1 Will Be the New Blue with Old Features

Crawler Group Updates Classic Start 8 for Increased Speed and Convenience

Windows® 9 Set for Release in Fall 2014

Microsoft® Reportedly Reaches First Milestone in Windows® Blue Development

Skype® for Windows® 8 Got an Important Upgrade

Microsoft® Quietly Changes the Name of Surface Tablets

Introductory Pricing Ends for Windows® 8

Windows® 8 Sales May Influence Intel® Revenue

U.S. Army, Air Force and DISA Commit to Windows® 8 for $617 Million

Microsoft® Simplifies Number of Windows® 8 Versions

Microsoft® Sells 40 Million Licenses of Windows® 8 in First Month

Crawler Group Releases Classic Start 8

Microsoft® removes start button in Windows® 8

Windows® 8 extends battery life

Windows® 8 upgrade offer

Windows® 8 availability

Reasons to upgrade to Windows® 8

Windows® 8 release preview

Windows® 8 availability

Steven Sinofsky of Microsoft, announced that Windows® 8 would be available as both an upgrade and as a new installation on October 26th, 2012. This information was released at the Microsoft® annual sales meeting and is expected to mark an increase in Microsoft® users due to enhanced modern touchscreen and cloud capabilities.

Microsoft Chief Financial Officer, Tami Reller, confirmed that Windows® 8 would officially be available in October and is on track to Release to Manufacturing (RTM) the first week of August. Enterprise customers with Software Assurance benefits will be given complete access to Windows® 8 bits in August. She also confirmed that RTM would also be when the commerce platform would be turned on so that developers could start earning money for their apps.

It was also announced that a new milestone for Windows® 7 was attained with more than 630 million licenses are being sold and more than 50 percent of enterprise desktops running on Windows® 7. This achievement cements Microsoft® as the company with the best selling operating system in history.