Windows 8: upgrade for $39.99

windowsMicrosoft is set out to make your upgrade to the new Windows 8 as easy as possible for everyone. Starting at general availability, if your PC is running Windows XP, Windows Vista, or Windows 7 you will qualify to download an upgrade to Windows 8 Pro for just $39.99 in 131 markets. And if you want, you can add Windows Media Center for free through the “add features” option within Windows 8 Pro after your upgrade.

Read the Windows blog for more details.