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    Windows 8: Microsoft Shifting Focus To Next OS In July 2010

    Chris Brandrick
    Dec 2, 2009 10:23 pm

    Various job listings posted online this November have hinted at when Microsoft plans to shift its focus to Windows 8.

    Most early adopters of Microsoft's latest offering, Windows 7, are still getting settled into the month-old OS, and discovering what the highly favored current version of Windows can do. However, it seems the guys up in Redmond aren't just hanging around, as this past month alone Microsoft has posted seven job openings in the hopes of finding folks to work on Windows 8.
    More at: http://www.pcworld.com/article/18358...july_2010.html

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    Why release a OS then 1 year later release another OS I don't see the point off that?
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    Quote Originally Posted by Crispy View Post
    Why release a OS then 1 year later release another OS I don't see the point off that?
    They probably won't do that. I'm expecting Windows 8 to come around late-2011. 2012 AT THE LATEST. Otherwise some of the members here will

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    4th quarter 2011 early 2012 pretty close guess I would think. Then again only intheknow people probably can't even guess close enough to satisfy the eager beavers.
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    Quote Originally Posted by thefabe View Post
    4th quarter 2011 early 2012 pretty close guess I would think. Then again only intheknow people probably can't even guess close enough to satisfy the eager beavers.
    Yup. Windows 7 is getting old

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