Finally, an official Windows 7 release date have been confirmed by Microsoft Representatives:
A Microsoft spokesperson on Tuesday said the company will release its highly anticipated Windows 7 operating system for sale to the general public on Oct. 22, in time for the crucial holiday shopping season.
“I can finally confirm Windows 7 timing,” the spokesperson said in an e-mail to InformationWeek, noting the Oct. 22 release date. The spokesperson also said the company is launching a program called Windows Upgrade Option that will allow customers who bought Vista-powered PCs to upgrade to Windows 7.”
Wow… That was really quick. It was also mentioned that there will be more details to be unveiled during Computech this Wednesday (3rd June 2009), so watch out for that.