imageWow Big Announcements all around today.  The first one I saw was that we are announcing on October 18th the release of the “R2 Wave”":

The evaluations will be available through the TechNet Evaluation Center.  You can read the full announcement here:

Mark Your Calendars for Oct. 18: The R2 Wave is Coming!

Then I went on and saw a similar announcement for Windows 8.1and it will be released on October 18th.  This will be available for  as a free update for consumers on Windows 8.  You can read the full announcement here:

Mark your calendars for Windows 8.1!

So give all these products a test drive today!  Also if your looking to test drive even more products take a look at the following links:

I can see the download pipes already being filled with digital goodness!