Microsoft Surface Team Reveals Surface RT Design & Feature Details


Shortly after the Microsoft Surface went on sale yesterday the team behind the device went to Reddit, an online community, to answer a number of questions about the device. During the Reddit AMA, short for Ask Me Anything,┬áthe Surface team talked about why they chose the screen resolution for the Surface, why there’s no 3G […]

Microsoft Reveals Surface Tablet Release Date Set for October 26th

Surface Tablet Release Date

After a long post announcement wait, Microsoft slipped the Surface Tablet release date into an SEC filing, which puts the tablet’s launch on October 26th. The Surface Tablet release date is linked to the launch of Windows 8, which goes on sale on the 26th, but this is the first confirmation from Microsoft that the […]

So, Microsoft Throws Friends Under the Bus. Where’s the Downside?


I see Sumocat has boarded the conventional wisdom transportation line that says Microsoft has tossed its friends and partners under the bus with its new plans for Surface Tablets and Windows Phone 8. I’m not criticizing Sumocat because he’s entirely accurate. That’s what happened. Quite a few folks are looking at tire tracks on their […]

Microsoft Threw All Their Friends Under The Bus

Windows Phone 8

Stunned. That’s the only word to describe my reaction this week after seeing Microsoft turn on all their hardware partners as they reboot their entire strategy. What’s truly ridiculous is it didn’t have to come to this.

Watch the Microsoft Surface Tablet Announcement (Video)

Microsoft Surface tablet black

Late Monday Microsoft announced a new hardware venture, the Surface tablet. Microsoft will begin making two new Windows tablets, a Windows RT Surface tablet running an ARM processor priced in line with other ARM tablets. The second tablet, and arguably the more attractive tablet will run Windows 8, is powered by Intel and it includes […]