Surprise! Pop some balloons and whack some Pinatas because today is Windows Vista Service Pack 1’s coming-out party. The party started a little earlier than scheduled but nevertheless it is now in full force, and you’re all invited! Do you want to meet him? Know when he’s coming around to your place? And why is he so cool? Then check out the word who got in the party early.
- Nick White, Windows Vista Team Blog – Announcing Windows Vista Service Pack 1 Beta
- Brandon LeBlanc, Windows Vista Team Blog – Windows Vista Service Pack 1 Beta White Paper (unabridged audiobook coming soon)
- Mary Jo Foley – The shroud of secrecy is lifted: Vista SP1 beta due in two weeks
- Joe Wilcox – Yes, Virginia, There Is a Vista SP1
- Josh Philips – Windows Vista SP1 Beta “In a few weeks”
Service Pack 1 is currently scheduled to tour select users, MSDN/TechNet subscribers and the general public within the next few weeks, “later”, and first-quarter 2008 respectively. I heard he’s quite the handyman.