Windows 8 Beta, Windows Server 8 Beta and Visual Studio 11 Beta are now available to academic users via Microsoft’s DreamSpark Program.
Students, faculty and staff world-wide can easily download these great products at no cost from their institution’s DreamSpark WebStore.
Learn more on how each product brings great new enhancements to provide a better experience.
The beautiful, fast, and fluid design is perfect for a range of hardware: from compact, touch-enabled slates and lightweight laptops, to large, powerful all-in-ones with high-definition screens.
The next version of Windows is nearly here. If you missed it, you can now download and install a fully functional pre-release in the form of the Windows 8 Consumer Preview. Whether you plan to use the Consumer Preview to familiarise yourself with the next version of Windows, or decide to migrate across now, you’ll want to know how your apps are going to fare. Read on then, for our guide to picking the perfect software packages to help you with your exploration of the next generation of Windows.
Protect your PC
Kaspersky Internet Security 2013 has everything you need for a safe and secure Internet experience. To ensure the highest level of protection the product is integrated with the latest innovations in the IT security sphere that are implemented in Windows 8 Customer Preview. Close integration Between KIS Technology Preview and Windows Security Center (WSC) means extending license terms, updating antivirus databases, activating various product features and deactivating the product itself can Now be performed directly from WSC. There are plans to substantially broaden the product’s support for other security features included in Windows 8 Customer Preview.
Get a nice theme for desktop
Designed to extend seamlessly across dual monitors with identical resolution settings, this dramatic free theme for your Windows 8 Consumer Preview desktop also shifts your glass color to match each stunning, wide-angle image. Explore distant galaxies, verdant meadows, steep Mountains, and serene seas without ever leaving your chair. you can free download Nightfall and Starlight panoramic theme now.
Take advantage of touch
If you have a Microsoft keyboard or mouse – particularly a Touch mouse – then you should download and install Microsoft Device Center Beta 32-bit or Microsoft Device Center Beta 64-bit depending on which version of Windows 8 you’ve installed.
Microsoft Device Center lets you configure your mouse and keyboard for Windows 8, affording you the luxury of customizing the various taps, buttons and swipes according to your personal tastes. You can even customize settings for specific apps as well as system-wide.
View Your Favorite Site Right In Your Windows 8 Start Screen For Quick Interactive Features and Easy Access to Your Favorite Website For Great Programming Tips and Source Codes. View in any Mode.. Landscape or Portrait.. Adjusts it All. you can free download Metro UI App For Windows 8 220.127.116.11 now.
The Microsoft .NET Framework 4.5 Beta is a highly compatible, in-place update to the .NET Framework 4. By using the .NET Framework 4.5 Beta together with the C# or Visual Basic programming languages, you can write Windows Metro style apps. The .NET Framework 4.5 Beta includes significant language and framework enhancements for C# and Visual Basic so that you can harness asynchrony, the blending of control flow in synchronous code, a responsive UI, and web app scalability.