Next major update for Windows isn't expected until 2015
Today marks the official launch of Windows 8.1 by Microsoft. With the latest version of the company's operating system now out people inevitably have begun to wonder what will Microsoft do next. ZDNet reports that Microsoft will release a spring 2014 update for Windows 8.1 designed to coincide with the launch of Windows Phone Blue.
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There is some indication that Windows Phone Blue may be called Windows Phone 8.1. Some rumors also suggest that Microsoft may be launching a newer version of Windows in the fall of 2014, but more recent rumors suggest that this is unlikely to happen.
The next major release for windows is expected to happen in the spring of 2015. Microsoft is well known for significantly delaying the launch of operating systems so even that date is definitely subject to change.