Windows 7 Release Candidate, Windows XP Mode and Windows Virtual PC, Windows Vista and Server 2008 Service Packs, Zune Rumors, and more.
- Windows 7 Release Candidate is out, available on MSDN and TechNet.
- Windows 7 will feature a Windows XP mode, allowing XP apps to run seamlessly side by side with Windows 7 apps with near 100 percent compatibility.
- Windows Vista and Server 2008 Service Packs 2 are also complete.
- Office 2007 Service Pack 2 is complete and out now.
Software tip of the week: You can install and run Windows XP applications in Windows 7, for example Internet Explorer 6, using this technique.
Check out Paul's blog at the SuperSite for Windows for more information.