|20-05-2012, 12:42 PM||#1|
Join Date: May 19 2008
[Techpowerup.com] Latest Windows 8 Screenshots Reveal Ouster of Aero Glass UI
In June, Microsoft will unveil the first Release Preview of Windows 8, its next major version of the Windows (client). Some of the latest screenshots of the teething operating system made it to the web, and reveal some significant changes to the UI, apart from the Metro UI. With its Desktop workspace, Windows 8 embraces a new UI design, that does away with the glassy Aero design that was introduced with Windows Vista. What we have instead, are minimalist titlebars with centered window titles, flat window control buttons, and a blending of the titlebar's color with that of the other menubars. Microsoft justifies the design change by calling the older Aero UI "dated and cheesy." Microsoft assured users that it will assist in the transition between the two UIs, apart from the major change that Metro is.
Sources: MSDN Blogs, Engadget
|aero, glass, latest, ouster, reveal, screenshots, techpowerupcom, windows|
|Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)|
|Similar Threads for: [Techpowerup.com] Latest Windows 8 Screenshots Reveal Ouster of Aero Glass UI|
|Thread||Thread Starter||Forum||Replies||Last Post|
|[Anandtech.com] Microsoft Announces Windows 8 Product Editions||News||Reviews & News Online||0||17-04-2012 11:30 PM|
|[Anandtech.com] Microsoft Provides Windows on ARM Details||News||Reviews & News Online||0||10-02-2012 05:31 PM|
|[Techpowerup.com] Windows 8 build 8172 Screenshots Emerge||News||Reviews & News Online||0||24-12-2011 11:45 AM|
|Windows Vista/2008 SP2 Beta released||eva2000||Operating systems||2||04-12-2008 11:33 PM|
All times are GMT +11. The time now is 11:48 PM.