According to the “WinInsider” clip below, Windows 7 will be shipped in time for the holiday sales season. What does this really mean? It could ship tomorrow and still be in time for the holiday sales season. Irregardless, as a geekster, I am glad to see the hype about this new operating system.
Tip: For the sake of my friends, family and anyone else who really does not care about any of this, please learn this… Windows 7 is the next operating system following Vista. If you are thinking about purchasing a new PC now, you may want to hold out until Windows 7 hits the pavement and is officially released.
Microsoft: Windows 7 in Time for the Holidays
|It’s official — Microsoft will ship Windows 7 in time for the holiday sales season.
That was the main announcement made by Microsoft (NASDAQ: MSFT) officials at the opening keynote of the company’s main developer event — TechEd 2009 in Los Angeles.
“We’re doing so well with the RC [“Release Candidate”] that we’ve started logo testing,” Bill Veghte, senior vice president of Windows, told attendees at the conference. Microsoft began public testing of the RC, which is the final testing phase for Windows 7, last week. [ READ MORE ]