The following content dates back to pre-beta builds of Windows 8 and its early development….
As of April 12, cnbeta and win super site for windows have divulged and investigated the following Windows 8 features: If they remain unchanged, you may see these on your new pc next year!!!
the following list is not all-inclusive as the date of this post.
SMARTSCREEN FOLDER- Folders will be protected by the same technology that protects Internet Explorer
HISTORY VAULT- An improved utility of the current System Restore
OPT INSTALL-It will allow users to kill the OS without deleting personal files-great for upgrading
NEW EXPLORER UI-Similar to the Office Ribbon, it would simplify your life by using familiar controls
AERO AUTO COLORING- Allows user to automatically recolor the Aero ( task bar, windows) to the color of your desktop
NEW INTERNET EXPLORER VERSION- THis new revamped version will make your Internet experience more immersive
REDESIGNED WELCOME SCREEN- The welcome screen will look like a giant smart phone, with Metro design and possibly an Android login pattern
Sources: cnbeta and win supersite for windows
A lot of things to look forward to!!!!