You may have come across Windows 8 (codename) and us starting to talk about it publicly. For those who have missed it you can watch the video here from Computex
It has caused a lot of debate and discussion and as students you can join in on Facebook here or @msukstudents on twitter. Obviously this is early info and more info will follow in the coming months.
Lee, an Academic Evangelist here in the UK, has written a more detailed blog and rather than duplicate you can read that here. Happy reading and have a great weekend.