Via LiveSide.net we learn that the new Windows 8 explorer will feature the ability to sync and share files to the web directly, using SkyDrive and Windows Live.
The leaked screen shot of explorer also shows that Windows 8 will use the same ribbons as the latest versions of Office and Windows Live.
Windows 8 will feature log-on using Windows Live, and other Windows Live integration, finally making sense of the name, and likely boosting the mindshare of the already popular service tremendously. We would speculate that the end of supervision by the Justice Department is what finally allows these sensible changed to take place.
Read more about the recent Windows 8 developments at LiveSide.net here.