Inspired by the flattened and tiled based look and feel of Windows Phone 7, the next version of Microsoft’s client operating system, Windows 8, will feature some elements based on the Metro UI pattern.
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The recordings are from an early preview version, which is part of the third milestone is the development. It is Windows 8 Build 7955, since it is already known to be further changes to the interface has been, so the screenshots shown here must correspond to the state must not current.
Yet the recordings show that Microsoft is including a new logon screen in the Metro-Look introduces the time, date, and some icons to the current system status and the functions of "Ease" appears to be access to.