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Microsoft released its Windows Developer Preview earlier this week -- the next generation Windows operating system -- specifically for developers. But anyone can burn a copy and run it on a test machine, should they wish to.
Jump ahead to find the new Blue Screen of Death, also roaming cloud profiles and the new 'Start menu'. You can search, see new notifications and see your new Control Panel. See what happens when you switch from Start to desktop, and see where Microsoft is pinching ideas from Apple.
So many rumours have gone around, and so much has clearly gone into the next version of Windows, known as 'Windows 8'. But what does the 'out of the box' experience look like?