The D8 core page was updated today, and more updates will be coming throughout the week. Today's update was for Multilingual and Layouts... more to come!
That page will tell you:
- what D8 Initiative owners and contributors are up to
- the most important places you can help right now
- thank yous to special snowflakes who have helped
- general information and links for each initiative
- short term and long term schedule notions
Read all about it here: http://drupal.org/community-initiatives/drupal-core
Next one on 9/17!
PS, if you haven't read this yet, you should!! http://buytaert.net/updated-drupal-8-release-schedule