It’s here folks! Woooooo!
Minecraft Beta 1.8. It’s a massive update, dubbed the “Adventure Udate” by Notch and his team, and has been in the process of production for many long months now. It’ll be the best version of Minecraft to date, and Notch and his team are just getting started. Full changelog after the break! Also, to update to it, just log-in to your Minecraft and things should get auto-updated.