Windows 7 on Gizmodo, So Far

The PC galaxy is now a-frenzy with the Windows 7 beta—the largest OS beta test in history. Before we continue reporting, let's look back at its features, promises and proofs of awesomeness:

• The initial Windows 7 feature walkthrough, boot video and first taste of the user experience

• Giz Explains all the hidden benefits of Windows 7, and why it will smash Vista

• Our parody of 25 features you won't find in Windows 7

• How Windows 7 will extend laptop battery life by at least 11%

• What the totally upgraded Media Center interface on Windows 7 can do

Early benchmarks of Windows 7 said to be "very promising"

• Finally, how to install and play with the Windows 7 Beta

[Windows 7 on Giz]