Take a closer look at Microsoft's radically revamped Windows 8 OS, out now in a consumer preview version. Here's the lowdown on features, apps, hardware, and more.
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Steve Sinofsky is the President of Microsoft's Windows division, and the driving force behind Windows 8. Lately, he's been rumored to be a possible heir apparent to the role of CEO at Microsoft, succeeding Steve Balmer. Sinofsky emphasized a new era for computing, notably that users would no longer have to make choices--between consuming content or producing it; battery life or more features; and so on.