The code name for this new version, slated to appear in 2001? Neptune. MORE >>
Good news for Windows users. It's been a long time coming, but it looks like average PC-users are finally going to get their hands on some of the features Microsoft has up till now reserved for the computer elite. According to a report by PC Week Online, Microsoft will develop one more version of Windows based on the original Windows 95 software, then it plans to make the leap to a version based on Windows NT, the faster, stabler operation system Microsoft created to allow businesses and power users to run mission-critical applications more efficiently and reliably.