If you're an EViews user then you'll be delighted to learn that the beta version of the new EViews 9 was released this morning.
Provided that you have EViews 8.1 on your machine, you can download the beta version of this latest release from http://register1.eviews.com/beta/.
Here's what you'll see:
There are no delays - just make sure that you know if you need the 32-bit or 64-bit version.
I've had the opportunity to play around with the alpha version of EViews 9 over the past few weeks (thanks, Gareth!), and I can assure you that there are lots of really nice goodies in store for you.
I'll be devoting a few posts to some of the new features over the next short while, so stay tuned.