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This article was published on June 28, 2010

Windows 8 Details Leak

Windows 8 Details Leak
Manan Kakkar
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Manan Kakkar

Manan is a Telecommunications engineer who's been following Microsoft and Apple for a couple of years. Fascinated by end user technology he Manan is a Telecommunications engineer who's been following Microsoft and Apple for a couple of years. Fascinated by end user technology he shares his thoughts in more than 140 characters and in 140 or less on twitter (@manan)

Microsoft’s next operating system has become a talking point ever since Windows 7 came out in the market.

Microsoft enthusiast blog, Microsoft Journal has posted confidential Microsoft slides discussing what Microsoft engineers have in mind for Windows 8.

One of the slides explains Microsoft’s plans to improve Windows’ start up times.

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Since hardware manufacturers and vendors are a core part of the Windows ecosystem, Microsoft is talking about them and to them from the beginning which means Windows 8 will play well with the wide variety of hardware out there.

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Francisco Martin points out that Microsoft sees webcams being used more widely, Windows could login users as it recognizes their presence… very Kinect like.