Summary: Windows 8 represents a radical change for Microsoft, not just with its user interface, but in terms of the entire ecosystem of software and services. The new Modern style UI and Windows 8 apps provide an attractive, touch-friendly experience for tablet users. There are also some new features every Windows 8 user will love, regardless of whether they're using a slate, laptop or desktop.
Pros: Attractive touch-friendly interface, Tightly integrated with cloud, Compelling search feature, Fast boots, Slick Bing apps
Cons: Competing interfaces lead to confusion, Few Windows 8 apps for now, No Start menu