Microsoft will make "major new announcements" relating to its forthcoming Windows
7 operating system
when it launches the Release Candidate
of the OS, according to a British technology news site.
Microsoft Windows OEM
manager Laurence Painell told PC Pro
that the company plans a "couple of additional, quite major announcements" at the time it releases Windows 7 RC. The Release Candidate will likely ship in May, though Microsoft has yet to formally confirm a date.