Microsoft, has announced the launch of Windows 8, a new operating system available to consumers in more than 140 markets and 37 languages. The new system can be purchased at http://www.windows.com/buy and through retailers in the U.S. and overseas.
The operating system features a Start screen that offers a new user interface and one-click access to applications. This introduction coincides with the grand opening of the Windows Store, as well as Internet Explorer 10.
Windows 8 is available in three versions: Windows 8 and Windows 8 Pro for individuals and small businesses, and in Windows 8 Enterprise for large organizations.