We earlier reported that Microsoft was all set to showcase Windows 8 tablet @D9 conference. And to much of its acceptance , Microsoft did what was rumored. Microsoft Demonstrated ideas and designs running around the next generation of Windows.
“We tried with Windows 8 to re-imagine how you work with a PC”
Also it read officially from Microsoft , that Next generation of Windows have been internally codenamed as “Windows 8″.
Here goes few features for Windows 8 touch devices :
- Fast launching of apps from a tile-based Start screen, which replaces the Windows Start menu with a customizable, scalable full-screen view of apps.
- Live tiles with notifications, showing always up-to-date information from your apps.
- Fluid, natural switching between running apps.
- Convenient ability to snap and resize an app to the side of the screen, so you can really multitask using the capabilities of Windows.
- Fully touch-optimized browsing, with all the power of hardware-accelerated Internet Explorer 10.
You may check out Windows 8 UI video as well :