Give Windows 7 the Metro UI


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If you are in love with the Metro UI that is part of Windows 8, and can’t wait till the official release of the OS to start having a User Interface Metro style then you might want to check out this program for Windows called Metro7.

Better Explorer is a Windows 8 Type of Explorer for Windows 7


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Some people can’t wait until they get there hands on the new version of Windows set to release, being Windows 8, but you can get a little taste of the OS with the program Better Explorer for Windows 7 that gives you the Windows 8 Explorer experience in Windows 7, for more check out Better Explorer for Windows 7.

Building your Own Windows 8 Tablet


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If your excited about the recent Developers build release of Windows 8 then you might be dying to be one of those lucky folks that has a Windows 8 Tablet, but if you weren’t perhaps you can make your own, check out this article that talks about how you could go about doing this HERE.

Windows Live Roll in Windows 8


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If you have seen recent articles talking about various parts of Windows 8 then you’ll be pleased to know that yet another new part of Windows 8 is the intergration of Windows Live and Sky Drive services which will attempt to link those accounts to your Windows machine, making these services extend your desktop to a degree, for more on how this works in Windows 8 check out this article HERE.

Windows 8 Will see Shorter Boot Times


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If your interested in the progress of Windows 8 then you’ll probably like to know the fact that the new version of windows set for a release next year sometimes will sport faster boot times, and possibly shorter shut down time, check out the Official Microsoft blog for more details, HERE.

Sneak Peek at Windows Explorer in Windows 8


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If you have been keeping up with Microsofts updates on Windows 8 you may have come across the new version of Windows Explorer and how it know sports a interface similar to Office products Ribbons, for more on how Windows Explorer will look in Windows 8 check out Windows 8 Blog Post, HERE.

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