PowerShell 4 available in October
Microsoft has announced that Windows 2012 R2, System Center 2012 R2 and Windows 8.1 will be on general availability on October 18. The important point being that Windows 2012 R2 & Windows 8.1 bring PowerShell v4
If the pattern of previous releases is followed they will be available earlier through MSDN.
Pity it couldn’t have been 8 days earlier – would have made a nice birthday present