As the Windows team marches toward the release of Vista, the team’s progress naturally creeps out into the public domain. Not many organizations can keep a good thing secret for long, and with as many people as Microsoft employs there’s bound to be those who want to share the news with everyone.
On the other hand, sometimes there are elements of a product launch that don’t merit their own press release. These little bits (like the Vista retail packaging here) are like hidden treasure to a geek. The new software icons and Vista and Office packaging have all been collected for your reading pleasure.