Microsoft’s upcoming version of the Windows operating system is codenamed Windows 8. The software market is already abuzz with speculations about how the software might be and what would be the major improvements from its predecessors. Windows 8 interface is an expansion of the very interactive live tiles in Windows Phone 7’s User Interface. Microsoft believes that this would throw off the conventional concept of icons used on a background.
Here is a Windows 8 introductory video that gives a good hint of what Windows 8 would look like. Jensen Harris, the director of Program Management at Windows User Experience explains the various facets of the upcoming Windows 8 operating system by Microsoft.