Microsoft has finally announced that they would launch Windows 8 on October 26 this year.
The company said that they would launch the upgrade edition on this date. Computers and Tablets running the new version would also go on sale on the same day.
This announcement was made by Steven Sinofsky at the Microsoft’s annual sales meeting.
This is a huge release for the company as they are finally coming out with a platform that target both personal computers and Tablet PCs. The threat from the Apple iPad ecosystem is real and they are finally responding to it!