Ballmer likely to demo part of Windows 8 tomorrow at CES

Ballmer likely to demo part of Windows 8 tomorrow at CES

The title almost says it all: tomorrow evening when Microsoft’s CEO takes to the main stage at CES he is likely to introduce at least one new component or feature of Windows 8 to the gathered crowds.

It may well be a watershed moment for the venerable operating system; the rumors that are circulating discussing the next version of Windows are both wild and exciting. A furtive new UI called ‘The Wind‘ is likely set to take Windows into the realm of the 3D interface.

Another conference. “Great.”

This one’s different, trust us. Our new event for New York is focused on quality, not quantity.

We almost want to make a Kinect inspired conspiracy theory, but that would be just a bit too much. Whatever the case, this is how Tom Warren from WinRumors described what we will see tomorrow, via “sources familiar with Microsoft’s plans:”

“[T]he software giant is planning to show off a function of Windows 8 for the first time.”
We previously speculated on just what Ballmer will be discussing tomorrow, but we barely scraped at Windows 8 saying: “Heck, we could even see some really early Windows 8 material.” We were more correct than we realized. Strap in ladies and others, tomorrow is going to be big.

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