We knew many new Windows 8 features will surface as Milestone 2 Windows 8 build 7955 leaked a day back. This time, the revelation is in the form of a video that shows touch effects and gestures in this particular leaked build of Windows 8. While it is not yet known which features will see the light of day in the first public beta release of Windows 8, it is good to see that Microsoft is working really hard to bring new and exciting features to Windows 8.
Alex Reed posted a video on YouTube which shows new gestures, touch effects, new keyboard and cursor in Windows 8. While this video may not that appealing for some, these features hint that we might be seeing Windows 8 across a variety of platforms. Back at CES 2011 in January, Microsoft CEO announced that Windows 8 will natively support ARM based devices. So will we be seeing features of this sort in Windows 8 for tablets?
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We’ll post more findings from leaked Windows 8 build 7955 as they come in. In the meantime, have a look at our extensive coverage of Windows 8 leaks and news:
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