If you have been waiting anxiously for the WordPress team to release the latest version of the blogging platform you may have been disappointed a tad bit. But that was all in the past. The WordPress team have released a Release Candidate (RC1) version of the tagged WordPress 2.5.
The release candidate is most likely going to be the final build and unless some major bugs are reported you can get ready to upgrade in the next couple of days.
Some of the major changes in the new version include;
Total revamp of the Dashboard
New Navigation in the Admin Panel
Improvements in the Write Panel
And a improvement in the Management Section
Well if you are looking to try out this before it is officially released you can download the WordPress 2.5 Release Candidate and test it out on your blog or local WordPress install.