Two new resources have just been published to help you learn about Windows 8.
[Update 10/1/2012 – Camp in a Box RTM version]
Recently updated for Windows 8 Release Preview, the Windows 8 “Camp in a Box” includes a variety of content from the Windows 8 Developer Camp event series that’s now underway:
After installing, you’ll find a “Default.htm” link on your desktop. Open it to get launch a content directory:
Of course you can also open the directory where you installed the Camp in a Box, but the HTML interface is a friendly way to begin exploring.
The “Camp in a Box” is great for downloading labs to work on your own machine, but there’s now another option as well...
The Windows 8 Virtual Labs let you dive in and learn about Windows 8 development without having to install everything on your own machine. It uses an ActiveX control to let you connect to a remote server where everything is configured and ready for you.
You can work (in 90-minute segments – and yes, you can get more as you need) on this set of C# labs, all updated for Release Preview: