Windows 8: Development of next-generation GUI confirmed

Here’s another bit of information regarding Windows 8, this time its about the next-generation GUI (Graphical User Interface). Meng Yang, a Software Development Engineer at Microsoft, has an updated LinkedIn profile describing her current work venture as: "Designing and developing next-generation graphical user interface framework for Windows 8." While that's just one tiny little sentence, it […]

Here’s another bit of information regarding Windows 8, this time its about the next-generation GUI (Graphical User Interface). Meng Yang, a Software Development Engineer at Microsoft, has an updated LinkedIn profile describing her current work venture as: "Designing and developing next-generation graphical user interface framework for Windows 8." While that's just one tiny little sentence, it confirms just enough to leave even more room for speculation than before. Just what exactly does Microsoft consider, "next-generation" for Windows 8, anyway?