"Blue" for the masses is finally here

If you  want to check out  Win 8.1 preview and use the new old Star Button check out the following links before you mess up your Win 8 install…


A few potentially handy links for those interested in the Windows 8.1 preview:


Download link for the Windows 8.1 preview


Windows 8.1 FAQ (read before you install)


List of processors a nd devicessupported (and not) with the Windows 8.1 preview (Note: this is likely to change by RTM)

Build 2013 – Back to the future with the Start Button

18 Years Later  I feel like playing Start me Up.  Mick Jagger is old but sounds pretty good.


I guess the tail can wag the dog. This is a major U turn for Microsoft.  


PDC 2003 is coming back to life, with the motto  write once run everywhere it seems like the old promise is revived with  one code for multiple screens. Lets hope the controls work as advertised


Windows 8.1 is a major about face for Microsoft.  I liked the code “blue” better.   For the sake of us developers I hope the future of Windows is very bright indeed.


Now the marketing hype is that there are millions of Windows devices, the only question is how many will upgrade


Go watch the lemonade stand at http://channel9.msdn.com/