We hours back we reported some information on the upcoming Windows 8.1 Update 2. This update is expected to include minor improvements and bug fixes. It will be released as part of August patch Tuesday updates. Mary Jo Foley from ZDNet today reported few more things about this update.
- Microsoft initially planned to release Windows 8.1 Update 2 as a major update with the new Start Menu, but dropped the plans few months back.
- This new Start Menu will come as part of Windows Threshold which is expected to be released in Spring 2015.
- Microsoft is unlikely to deliver a third update to Windows 8.1 later this fall
Based on the report, Microsoft Windows team is now more focused on delivering Windows 9 instead of delivering another update this year.
What is your expectation from Windows team?