Watch the Windows 8 launch live

Microsoft is minutes away from officially launching Windows 8, it’s most radical change to the operating system since Windows 95.

The event is being streamed live on Microsoft’s website at a slightly later than planned 8:15 PDT, which translates into 16:15 BST. So you can see for yourself what the new OS will and won’t do.

Launching alongside the new software is Microsoft Surface RT and

Microsoft Surface Pro, the company’s first in-house built tablet/laptop


Windows 8 launch live feed

We’ll be reporting on everything that’s announced so if you don’t want to watch you can check back here later for everything you need to know.

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