Ina Fried from the CNET Beyond Binary blog was able to catch up with a couple folks from Microsoft at the Professional Developers Conference last week.
Ina has a quick hands-on look at the latest build Windows 7 desktop and its features including the new taskbar, "Jump List" mini menus and some other stuff which make the upcoming OS that little bit different than Windows Vista.
Take a look at it below and there is another below when you're done.
Inside the Windows 7 desktop, part 1 (CNET)
Inside Windows 7 desktop, part 2 (CNET)
You can read more over at CNET.