31st of May was a good day - Microsoft has released new RCes (release candidates) of their top products: Visual Studio 2012 RC (http://blogs.msdn.com/b/visualstudio/archive/2012/05/31/visual-studio-2012-rc-available-now.aspx) Windows 8 Release Preview (http://blogs.msdn.com/b/b8/archive/2012/05/31/delivering-the-windows-8-release-preview.