Where to get the Windows 8 beta

The Windows 8 beta is finally out. Here's where you can download it from. Go!

Tour the first Windows 8 beta (screenshots)

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Microsoft unveiled the Windows 8 beta today in Barcelona, Spain. If you're excited about interactive tiles for your apps, the Windows Store, or the future of Windows, Microsoft has made this "Consumer Preview" available for free--just as they did with Windows 7.

You can download it from Microsoft's own site or CNET's Download.com, and be sure to check out CNET's official First Take.

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