Ahmad Fattahi

Live from Microsoft BUILD!

Blog Post created by Ahmad Fattahi Employee on Sep 13, 2011



Today (Tuesday) is the opening day of Microsoft BUILD which is revealing some super cool features of upcoming Windows 8. The morning has been packed with keynote and very exciting demos. Some of the key and very cool features of the upcoming Windows are:

  • Totally touch-friendly
  • Whatever runs on Windows 7 will run on Windows 8
  • You can keep using mouse and keyboard if you want
  • the start-up time from sleep is less than 10 seconds!
  • The OS is very power-savvy shutting down all the processes when the corresponding application is not visible or in use
  • Great Cloud and sharing integration
  • Easy-to-create app environment
  • Publish your applications directly from the Visual Studio!

Over the next few days more and more details will be revealed