Exciting (well, for the likes of me it is…) announcent on the WordPress development blog:
The next release of WordPress is drawing near. Please help us shake out any last remaining bugs by downloading and testing the 2.0 Release Candidate. If all goes well, the Release Candidate will become 2.0 final. We’re almost there. Download, test, and head over to the Beta Forum to let us know if the Release Candidate is ready for prime time.
I installed it as a new blog just to have a look around, and it is pretty good. The main change really is a nice wysiwyg editor for posting:
I’ll certainly be upgrading as soon as the final version is released!