View Full Version : What To Expect With Windows 9

September 17th, 2014, 23:30
Two weeks before the its official unveiling, this article provides a roundup of what to expect and the open questions around Windows 9 (http://www.infoworld.com/article/2683719/microsoft-windows/what-to-expect-with-windows-9.html), given Build 9834 leaks (http://techcrunch.com/2014/09/14/leaked-clips-show-windows-9-in-action/) and confirmations springing up all over the Web. The desktop's Start Menu, Metro apps running in resizable windows on the desktop, virtual desktops, Notification Center, and Storage Sense, are among the presumed features in store for Windows 9 (http://www.pcworld.com/article/2683725/windows-9-rumor-roundup-everything-we-know-so-far.html). Chief among the open questions are the fates of Internet Explorer (http://www.zdnet.com/how-the-next-version-of-ie-codenamed-spartan-might-support-extensions-7000033685/), Cortana, and the Metro Start Screen. Changes to Windows 9 will provide an inkling of where Nadella will lead Microsoft in the years ahead. What's your litmus test on Windows 9?