Microsoft will hold a special Windows developer event later this year.
The software giant unveiled the final naming for the event on Wednesday during a Windows 8 demo. BUILD is a new event that Microsoft describes as showing “modem hardware and software” taking advantage of the future of Windows:
Learn how to work with the all new touch-centric user experience to create fast, fluid, and dynamic applications that leverage the power and flexibility of the core of Windows, used by more than a billion people around the world.
The BUILD conference replaces Microsoft’s Professional Developers Conference, typically held every year. The company is expected to deliver an early beta copy of Windows 8 at the conference and fully detail its plans for the next-generation of Windows. More information can be found at buildwindows.com