Windows 8 goes live, marking a 'new era' for Microsoft
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Windows 8 officially launched today at a press event in New York. So is the new Microsoft OS any good?
Windows 8 has officially launched, thus inaugurating a "new era for Microsoft and our customers," Microsoft chief executive Steve Ballmer said at a press event in midtown New York.
Beginning today, Windows 8 will be available on a range of devices, including desktops, laptops, and Surface tablet computers.
"With Windows 8, we have brought together the best of all worlds, the PC and the tablet, your work and your life," Ballmer said at the event, according to The Wall Street Journal.