18 Jul '12, 11pm

Microsoft to release its next-generation operating system on Oct 26

Microsoft to release its next-generation operating system on Oct 26

Microsoft on Wednesday announced that its next-generation operating system tailored for a world shifting from personal computers to smartphones and tablets will be available on Oct 26. -- PHOTO: AFP SAN FRANCISCO (AFP) - Microsoft on Wednesday announced that its next-generation operating system tailored for a world shifting from personal computers to smartphones and tablets will be available on Oct 26. Windows unit boss Steven Sinofsky revealed the Windows 8 debut date at a sales meeting, Microsoft communications manager Brandon LeBlanc said in a blog post. Windows 8 will be available in 109 languages across 231 markets worldwide, according to Mr LeBlanc. Microsoft has promised to make the new operating system available in August for computer, tablet or smartphone makers to build into hardware. Please enable JavaScript to view the comments powered by Disqus. blog comments ...

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