Microsoft announce release date for Windows 8
Microsoft has announced the release date for the latest incarnation of Windows.
Windows 8 will be released to the general public on October 26th 2012.
If you want to get hold of a copy cheaply, there is still time to install the Windows 8 Release Preview which will give you the option to upgrade to a full copy of Windows 8 for around £25 when its launched in October.
Windows 8 will be released to manufacturing (RTM), those with enterprise agreements and technet subscribers a few weeks before general release.