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Surface Tablets for $199? Microsoft’s Competitive Price – Fact or Fiction

We’ve heard a lot of crazy numbers lately in regards to the price of the Microsoft Surface Tablet. This new number is simultaneously the most crazy and most exciting of all: $199! I can hear you saying What?! I thought you said over $1,000! Yes,…

Microsoft Shows Off New Wedge Keyboard & Mouse for Surface Tablet

In case the first keyboard-tablet-cover for the Surface tablet wasn’t cool enough for you, Microsoft has created another option: the wedge keyboard. The mobile wedge keyboard has bluetooth and its case doubles as a stand for the tablet. In addition, they’ve designed a little mouse…

Microsoft Surface Tablets Listed at Horrific Prices Between $1,300 & $2,300

We already know that the Microsoft Surface tablets with Windows 8 will be making their way to the market in October for the US and beyond. It is now clear that the new 10.6-inch tablet, which should be available with either a Nvidia Tegra 3…

Microsoft Develops a Stylus that Works on Every Display

Microsoft is currently considering the introduction of a new stylus that would work on any screen. The stylus would allow greater accuracy in selection, writing, etc, and could eliminate the need for each screen to come with a digitizer or other touch-screen layer. According to…

Windows 8 Phone Coming in November – Microsoft Wants to Be on Your Christmas List

Microsoft is putting all their resources behind making Windows 8 Phones the next big thing. They’re playing catch up in the very intensely competitive smartphone market. Microsoft already announced that Windows 8 will be officially released around October 26 and will start appearing on devices…

Fujitsu LifeBook T902 13.3″ Convertible Notebook with Windows 8 Hands-on Video

At the Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference in Toronto Fujitsu showed off their newly certified Windows 8 convertible notebook with a touchscreen running Microsoft’s latest Windows 8 operating system.  The Fujitsu T902 comes with a rotating foldable 13.3-inch display and has the option for Intel’s Core…

Production Problems with the Microsoft Surface Tablet?

Microsoft announced the Surface tablet and it had a very attractive industrial design, it seems that the unibody magnesium-aluminum chassis maybe a causing production issues.  The Redmond company is currently working with a “second-tier” Surface chassis supplier that’s having trouble producing enough units to match…

A Week of Microsoft – Post PC Nation News Round Up

Last week’s tech news was 100% dominated by Microsoft, they started off the week announcing the Microsoft Surface Tablet and followed that up with details from Windows Phone 8.  We also give you a sneak peak of what to keep an eye out for this…

Microsoft Surface Windows 8 Tablet to Arrive at First Without 3G/LTE- A Mistake?

Microsoft plans to release their Windows 8 Surface Tablet without 3G/LTE when it first comes to market. Microsoft has only mentioned that the Surface will be equipped with Wi-Fi and has omitted any discussion of a mobile broadband option. Unnamed business sources have said that…

Nokia CEO Responds to Angry Email of Lumia 900 Owner

It’s no surprise that someone who just picked up the Nokia Lumia 900 would be upset after yesterday’s announcement that current Windows Phones running  7 or 7.5 will not be getting the up grade to Windows Phone 8.  Angry Lumia owner Luke fired off to…

Windows Phone 8 Launch Event Now Online

Microsoft at yesterday’s Windows Phone Summit where the company showed off a preview of Windows Phone 8, as well as details regarding Windows Phone 7.8. If you weren’t among the select few that attended the launch you’re in luck as an online version has finally…

Price Predictions for the Microsoft Surface Tablets: ARM at least $600, Intel Over $800…WTF!?!

We have a new report from DigiTimes that has them once again, venturing onto thin ice. Their information says that Microsoft’s new tablet will be priced well at the top end of the price scale. The reason for these high prices would seem to be…

Windows 8 Wants to Revive Netbooks with Ultra-thin Design, Touchscreens & Low Prices

Microsoft and Intel don’t want to give up on the netbook market just yet, despite the trend towards more the powerful notebook and tablet. Instead, according to DigiTimes, the two companies hope that the new Windows 8 can breathe new life into the netbook. The…

Microsoft Surface Official Video Has My Attention *Update: Hands on Demo

Microsoft has just announced Surface, a tablet with a keyboard cover that will come in both Windows RT & Windows 8 editions.  If you’re after the full details check out our post here, but if you just want to check out the video you’re in…

Microsoft Announces New Tablet: Microsoft Surface with Surface Touch Cover Keyboard

At last we know what Microsoft was hiding up their sleeves! A new Windows tablet called Microsoft Surface. The tablet itself has all the normal bells and whistles, but in terms of design, Microsoft has added something quite different: a built in kickstand and a…