Yesterday when I was out browsing and answering questions in the Microsoft forums I noticed that there was a message stating that a UX redesign was coming. Well today it live and while it might take a little of a bit to get used to, I think it looks really clean and it is fast.
You can now easily filter and browse the forums that you want to very easily, browse the threads inline, and easily vote as well.
Here is some more information about the UX redesign if you want to check it out including a few short videos that explain and demo the new features.
Here are a few videos you can watch to see the changes: