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[NEO] Windows 8 Milestone 2 already compiled

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According to a Russian website winreview.ru, via win8beta.com, Microsoft compiled the build "Windows 8 Milestone 2: 6.2.79xx.0.winmain_win8m2.xxxxxx-xxxx" recently. News of this build comes just days before CES 2011, meaning Microsoft might have a sneak preview for a select few, but the chances are very unlikely.
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And from Tom's:
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Microsoft Chief Executive Steve Ballmer is expected to present a keynote speech at CES 2011 the night of January 5, showcasing the company's consumer technologies. Microsoft is also expected to hold a press conference that afternoon prior to Ballmer's speech. The new OS is expected to be revealed at either event.
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Just a bit of an update on Windows 8, didn't see this posted anywhere else. May want to merge with the other Windows 8 news thread?
Edited by thisischuck01 - 1/3/11 at 4:04pm
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So soon?
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So soon?
Why the frown? This is a good thing!
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So soon?
It's coming out next year. Or 2013.

2013 would be ideal.

Windows 7 is still the greatest MS OS ever.
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It's been about 2 years since Seven has been released, I don't exactly think we need W8 yet...
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It's coming out next year. Or 2013.

2013 would be ideal.

Windows 7 is still the greatest MS OS ever.
Actually I'm going to have to give that title to Windows 2000. Rock solid OS.
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I like Windows 7. Not too soon, unless you give us much more features AND ZERO BUGS. I can wait for 2013.
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Rumors are cool.
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Here's hoping for the same customization features as Windows XP. Vista had barely anything that was mentionable and 7's customizing community is hanging by a thread with these lame OS X Purple Liger themes.
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It's been just over a year since Seven has been released, I don't exactly think we need W8 yet...
Fix'd.
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