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Originally used for a table-size touch computer, Microsoft has re-used the name “Surface” for its Windows tablets called Microsoft Surface Pro and Microsoft Surface RT. The former is a thin Intel-powered tablet which is a fully functional PC, while the “RT” version relies on an ARM processor and runs a more limited version of Windows.


Ubergizmo Gadget Guide – Nov 2012

11/14/2012, We are fast approaching the “decision” moment for the holiday purchases, and while you still have time, why not start wrapping your head around those cool gadgets, many of which came out just recently. While previous guides were specific to laptops or...

Microsoft Surface tablet tested as a voting device in Virginia

11/05/2012, The 2012 U.S. elections is just around the corner. As Americans gear up to vote for their own chosen candidates, Geek Wire is reporting that a Microsoft Surface tablet is now being tested as a balloting device for the state and national elections in...

Bill Gates: Surface is “unbelievably great”

10/22/2012, With the Windows 8 launch in full swing, there is a lot of communication coming from Microsoft, but a Bill Gates interview is arguably much more interesting than a TV commercial. Of course, it won’t come as a surprise that Bill Gates supports the...

Microsoft Surface for Windows RT at $199, possible or not?

08/14/2012, Microsoft’s foray in the tablet market with an ARM-based (Tegra 3) device starts on Oct 26, and Microsoft has told us during the launch in Los Angeles that the device would be priced “competitively” to the “market leader”...

Microsoft Surface tablet to go on sale October 26th

07/30/2012, Microsoft previously announced that Windows 8 will hit retail outlets on October 26th but people were wondering about when they could get their hands on the Microsoft Surface as well. Today, Microsoft has answered the question. According to an...

Halo 4 will work on the Microsoft Surface tablet

07/11/2012, While consumers who purchase tablets don’t normally do it for the specific purpose of gaming, it looks like those who do might want to check out the Microsoft Surface when it is released. According to reports online, the upcoming FPS game Halo 4...

HP Pulls Out From Windows RT Tablet Race [Confirmed]

06/29/2012, Rumors that HP will not build a Windows RT (for ARM processors) are swirling around the web, and making some noise this morning. As you may remember, Microsoft surprised a number of people, including their hardware partners, when it launched its Surface...

Samsung SUR40 for Microsoft Surface ships

01/16/2012, The next generation Microsoft Surface, known as the Samsung SUR40, has begun to ship to those who have deep pockets, and to top it all off, this picked up a CES Best of Innovations 2012 gong. This is the fruit of a collaboration between Samsung and...

nsquared shows off seamless computing

08/31/2011, It looks like the future of computing is shaping up to be pretty impressive, judging by nsqared’s latest video demonstration of seamless computing. On the official nsquared blog, the company recently showed off a computing system that makes use of...

Parrot AR.Drone controlled via Microsoft Surface

01/27/2011, To say that the AR.Drone is cool is probably an understatement. Now what happens when you combine it with the Microsoft Surface? A video has surfaced of a WinWise employee using a Microsoft Surface to control the Parrrot AR.Drone and that is certainly...

Amnesia Razorfish offers gesture sharing with Microsoft Surface

01/26/2011, Heard of Amnesia Razorfish before? We haven’t either, and think that it is a cool name for a rock band. The company, however, offers high tech solutions, and their latest effort would involve Microsoft’s super expensive Surface multitouch...