Microsoft reveals new logo after 25 years, proves that it's (still) okay to be square

Darren Murph
D. Murph|08.23.12

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Darren Murph
August 23rd, 2012
Microsoft reveals new logo after 25 years, proves that it's (still) okay to be square

Remember that time Microsoft teased what most sane humans thought were new logos? That was right around two years ago, but the branding you see above is no mistake -- that's the new Microsoft logo, landing just months after Windows 8's new flag and merely weeks before the aforesaid operating system takes the planet by storm. Astoundingly, it has been a full quarter-century since Microsoft gave itself a new logo, and while we're sure pundits will jump all over it just because "dealing with change is hard," there's no doubt that the outfit's new face is bold in its simplicity. Care to learn more? There's a happy-go-lucky video waiting just after the break.


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