Windows 7 Release Candidate Won't Expire for More Than a Year

That's right, Windows 7 RC has been given an expiration date far ahead in the mists of time: June 1st, 2010, to be exact. So don't be shy about giving it a whirl. » 5/01/09 1:00am 5/01/09 1:00am

Windows 7 Release Candidate for Consumers Arrives May 5th?

Windows 7, the savior of Microsoft, should see an RC download become available on May 5th, according to an official Microsoft site. Of course, this could just be a slipup. » 4/18/09 5:45pm 4/18/09 5:45pm

Download Windows Vista SP2 Release Candidate Now

We know, it's not Windows 7, but the Windows Vista Service Pack 2 release candidate is out now (for free) to all Vista users who don't mind playing the guinea pig. [The Windows Blog] » 3/05/09 8:47am 3/05/09 8:47am

Windows 7 Release Candidate to Be Released April 10th?

Neowin is reporting a date of April 10th for the release of Windows 7 RC, the next important version of the OS. Microsoft confirmed that beta users won't receive the RC before the general public. » 2/21/09 5:15pm 2/21/09 5:15pm

Firefox 3 Release Candidate 1 Now Available

Go kick the tires and light the fires of Firefox 3 Release Candidate 1, which is now available for download at the Mozilla Firefox site. The update delivers a few aesthetic changes, as well as what Mozilla is calling major security enhancements. Users should also expect increased performance and stability for… » 5/17/08 1:30pm 5/17/08 1:30pm

Firefox 2.0 RC3 Released: Enhancements or Bloat?

Firefox, the browser that hath taken back the Web, is inching closer to another release milestone, version 2.0. Release candidate 3, or RC3 for the nerds in the house, might well be the last release candidate before version 2.0 officially goes live. What are some of the features you can expect to enjoy (or hate) once… » 10/17/06 12:50pm 10/17/06 12:50pm