It was a good news that at 12:01 local time Friday, Microsoft made Windows 8 available for download all across the globe following a big launch on Oct. 25, 2012 in New York City.
If you have a computer you’d like to upgrade to Windows 8, there are several options depending on your situation. If you purchased a PC after June 2, you can upgrade to Windows 8 for $15. Anyone else running Windows 7, Vista, or XP can upgrade for $40 --just make sure your PC has the specs to handle the new OS.
After you get Windows 8 up and running, there are three browsers you can choose from that include versions for both the Modern UI and the traditional desktop: Chrome, Firefox, or Internet Explorer.\
I have a Windows 7 Hp laptop, and I would like to upgrade it to Windows 8, for the biggest reason is that the interface of Windows 8, colourful, powerful and charming.
If you want to get more info about Windows 8 released news, just visit its official site: http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/news/presskits/windows/liveevent.aspx