With the release of the Windows 8 public beta coming ever closer, Microsoft have released the Windows 8 logo.

Windows 8 Logo

The logo focuses on the Metro UI of Windows 8 and the really simple blue colour. The Windows 8 Logo is completely different to other versions of Windows’ logos. Microsoft released this picture on their blog showing the differences:

Windows Logo Differences

From a designer’s view, I really like the simple style Microsoft is going for with Windows 8. I love the metro UI and their new Logo. We will be sure to show you more Windows 8 news as the release comes closer and closer.

Source: TheWindowsBlog