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Microsoft Store employee answers your questions about Windows Phone and the Microsoft Surface tablet

Microsoft Store employee answers your questions about Windows Phone and the Microsoft Surface tablet

posted: 4 days ago, 11:16

What's great about a Windows Phone? According to a video shot by Microsoft, Cortana is one of the favorite "perks" of using a Windows Phone. This series of videos, called hashtag...

Microsoft to announce the Surface 3 before the holidays, reportedly has a Surface Mini in the pipeline

Microsoft to announce the Surface 3 before the holidays, reportedly has a Surface Mini in the pipeline

posted: 06 Oct 2014, 04:37

Throughout the current year, we've been occasionally hearing that Microsoft is prepping a new Surface tablet, which will allegedly be revealed sometime this fall. The last representative...

Prices slashed by $100 on Microsoft Surface 2 models

Prices slashed by $100 on Microsoft Surface 2 models

posted: 25 Aug 2014, 02:37

If you're still looking for a tablet for the new school year, here is sone great news. The Microsoft Surface 2 price has been cut by Microsoft. The 32GB model is now $349, and the 64GB variant is $449. If you want a 64GB version of the...

SEC filing reveals Microsoft loses money on each Microsoft Surface tablet sold

SEC filing reveals Microsoft loses money on each Microsoft Surface tablet sold

posted: 30 Apr 2014, 05:01

Last week, Microsoft reported its Q1 earnings, and filed the appropriate papers with the SEC. A look at the document revealed that the Microsoft Surface has yet to sell in the volume necessary for the tablet...

"Ears" let you hear your Microsoft Surface speakers better

posted: 06 Apr 2014, 21:15

Having trouble hearing the sound on your Microsoft Surface tablet, even with the volume turned all the way up? A simple accessory called "Ears" can help solve that problem. "Ears" are small silicone pieces that fit over the top...

Microsoft 86's the Wireless Keyboard Adapter for the Microsoft Surface

Microsoft 86's the Wireless Keyboard Adapter for the Microsoft Surface

posted: 27 Mar 2014, 00:53

Microsoft has killed off the Wireless Keyboard Adapter for the Microsoft Surface. The cylinder shaped accessory allows the tablet and the Surface Type or Surface Touch Cover to connect from 30 feet away. Priced at...

Microsoft flips 12-year girl from wanting an Apple iPad to buying a Microsoft Surface 2

Microsoft flips 12-year girl from wanting an Apple iPad to buying a Microsoft Surface 2

posted: 23 Mar 2014, 15:40

Here is an interesting little story. A 12-year old girl recently put together a presentation showing the reasons why she should buy an Apple iPad. Her father tweeted the Microsoft Surface team...

Microsoft Surface Power Cover with embedded battery available for pre-order

Microsoft Surface Power Cover with embedded battery available for pre-order

posted: 11 Mar 2014, 00:28

Microsoft is now taking pre-orders for the Microsoft Surface Power Cover. Priced at $199.99, the accessory will ship starting on March 19th. The Power Cover is equipped with an embedded battery that is supposed...

Pricing leaks for AT&T's 64GB Microsoft Surface 2 with LTE connectivity

Pricing leaks for AT&T's 64GB Microsoft Surface 2 with LTE connectivity

posted: 10 Mar 2014, 23:46

Pricing has leaked for the 64GB Microsoft Surface 2 with LTE connectivity, for AT&T. According to a published report on Monday night, the slate will be offered for $679. That compares to a price of $549 for the...

Wireless Display Adapter for Microsoft Surface visits the FCC

Wireless Display Adapter for Microsoft Surface visits the FCC

posted: 05 Mar 2014, 01:23

It appears that Microsoft is planning on releasing an HDMI dongle for the Microsoft Surface tablet that will allow images on the slate's screen to be viewed on a larger screen, like a television display. Called the Wireless...

FCC receives a visit from LTE enabled Microsoft Surface 2, bound for AT&T?

FCC receives a visit from LTE enabled Microsoft Surface 2, bound for AT&T?

posted: 20 Feb 2014, 00:52

If you've been dying for a Microsoft Surface 2 with LTE connectivity, we have some good news for you. A version of the tablet found to have paid a visit with the FCC, was equipped with accessibility to AT&T's...

Microsoft earns $6.56 billion for its fiscal second quarter; revenue from Surface doubles

Microsoft earns $6.56 billion for its fiscal second quarter; revenue from Surface doubles

posted: 23 Jan 2014, 17:16

Microsoft reported its fiscal second quarter earnings on Thursday, and nary a peep was made about Windows Phone. Microsoft did do some bragging about its Microsoft Surface tablet. For the three...

Microsoft Surface 2 update exterminates bugs

Microsoft Surface 2 update exterminates bugs

posted: 19 Jan 2014, 19:24

Back on December 10th, Microsoft issued a firmware update for the Microsoft Surface 2 but had to pull it not too long afterwards because it led to issues with the tablet. At the time, Microsoft said that it would try again to send out the update...

Display Mate rates the screen on the Nokia Lumia 2520 above the display on the Microsoft Surface 2

Display Mate rates the screen on the Nokia Lumia 2520 above the display on the Microsoft Surface 2

posted: 10 Dec 2013, 23:09

Display Mate recently ran a head-to-head comparison off the screens on the Nokia Lumia 2520 and the Microsoft Surface 2. The latter tablet has moved up to an FHD display of 1920 x...

Did Microsoft post a deceptive video ad for its tablet accessory bundles?

Did Microsoft post a deceptive video ad for its tablet accessory bundles?

posted: 08 Dec 2013, 00:40

At Microsoft's brick and mortar stores, the software giant is running a 12 Days of Deals sales. The 12 days start on Monday with a sale on the Dell Venue 8 Pro priced at $199 ($99 for the first 20 customers)....

Microsoft Surface 2 and Microsoft Surface Pro 2 are both affected by overheating and dim screens

Microsoft Surface 2 and Microsoft Surface Pro 2 are both affected by overheating and dim screens

posted: 28 Nov 2013, 14:35

Both new Microsoft Surface tablets are suffering through the same problem. Some units of the Microsoft Surface 2 and the Microsoft Surface Pro 2 are running into issues with overheating.This...

Microsoft Surface 2 generates more interest than its predecessor did last year

Microsoft Surface 2 generates more interest than its predecessor did last year

posted: 28 Nov 2013, 01:13

Based on Google Trends for Search data relating to the four Microsoft Surface devices that have been released, the Surface 2 is the most searched among the Microsoft Surface RT, Microsoft Surface Pro, Microsoft...

Microsoft turns aim to Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 in latest Microsoft Surface 2 ad

Microsoft turns aim to Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 in latest Microsoft Surface 2 ad

posted: 27 Nov 2013, 20:02

Just the other day, we showed you a new commercial from Microsoft that praised the Microsoft Surface 2 and made fun of the Apple iPad Air's lack of a USB port. On Wednesday, it was the Samsung Galaxy...

Microsoft continues iPad dissing campaign with latest Surface ads

Microsoft continues iPad dissing campaign with latest Surface ads

posted: 27 Nov 2013, 05:00

Microsoft is showing no signs of slowing down in its increasingly aggressive marketing onslaught, and the latest pair of Surface ads dissing the iPad is a testament to that.

Microsoft Surface 2 ad pounds on the Apple iPad's lack of a USB port

Microsoft Surface 2 ad pounds on the Apple iPad's lack of a USB port

posted: 26 Nov 2013, 21:33

The latest ad from Microsoft to take on the Apple iPad goes right into Apple's face, as usual. This time, Microsoft shows off the advantages of having a full-sized USB port on the Microsoft Surface 2, unlike the Apple...

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