The Windows 8 video tour

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InfoWorld's Windows expert walks you through what's new and different in the forthcoming Windows 8

Windows 8 is a major shift in the Windows operating system, even though under the hood (on Intel-based computers, anyhow) much of the familiar Windows 7 lives on. But the new Metro interface -- and the ability for that part of Windows 8 to run on ARM-based mobile devices, as well as Intel-based PCs and devices -- brings a whole new type of application environment as well as user experience to the Windows world.

Let me walk you through the major changes in the video below. You might also want to explore Windows 8 through InfoWorld's analyses of Windows 8:

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