Microsoft announced the next release of Windows 8. In the first week of June Microsoft will release the Windows 8 Release Preview.
Microsoft has announced at the Windows 8 Dev Days in Japan that the next milestone of Windows 8 is the first week of June. The Windows 8 Release Preview will get released. Microsoft just recently announced the Windows 8 editions. The clean line-up includes Windows 8, Windows 8 Pro and Windows RT.
Right now consumers can play with a Windows 8 Consumer Preview release that was made available for download in February.
The final release of Windows 8 is expected in October.