Is Microsoft's Surface tablet "compromised?"



Apple chief Tim Cook may not have personally given Microsoft's Surface tablet a test run, but the CEO had absolutely no problem with highlighting reviews that describe the device as "compromised" and "confusing."



Microsoft Surface goes on sale at midnight

Microsoft's ambitious attempt at competing in the tablet war will be official as soon as the calendar ticks to October 26.

The really cheap Android tablets are coming

Tablets are about to take over the world - but you probably already knew that.

Microsoft Surface-branded smartphone rumors surface

It's believed that Microsoft will launch its own branded smartphone in the early part of 2013.

Microsoft gives Oprah treatment to employees

"You get a Windows 8 Phone, you get a Surface tablet...everybody gets a Microsoft device!"

Yes, ARM-powered Windows RT tablets will be cheaper



Lenovo recently confirmed what the mobile industry has long suspected: ARM-powered tablets running Windows RT will be $200-$300 cheaper than their x86 Windows 8 counterparts.

On Windows 8, Surface and tablet wars

Recently, certain execs at Acer made some rather strong comments about Microsoft’s upcoming Surface tablet.

Lenovo says Surface and ThinkPad Tablet 2 can co-exist



Hewlett Packard (HP) and Acer may be quite wary of Microsoft’s Surface tablet, but Lenovo says its ThinkPad Tablet 2 can easily co-exist with Redmond’s indigenously designed Windows 8 device. 



Acer warns Microsoft over Surface tablets



Redmond seems quite intent on ignoring vendor concerns over its upcoming Surface tablet.

Concerns linger over Surface as Windows 8 goes RTM

The final Windows 8 preview build went live in June, signaling the latest iteration of Microsoft's flagship operating system was almost ready for the masses.

Surface will debut day-and-date with Windows 8

Microsoft wants to drive home the point that the future of its software business exists across multiple devices.

Microsoft's foray into flatland

Microsoft recently confirmed it would be manufacturing an indigenously designed lineup of Windows 8 Surface tablets that should be hitting shelves sometime this fall. 



Apple iPad Mini would storm the tablet market

Apple's rumored iPad Mini will likely shake up the tablet market this holiday season - if Cupertino decides to launch a 16-gigabyte iteration at a $300 price point. 



Microsoft warned over Surface tablets

Last week we reported that PC vendors - including Hewlett Packard (HP) - were up in arms over Microsoft's recent decision to enter the lucrative tablet market with its indigenously designed Surface device.

Life's building blocks could be near Martian surface

If there's any evidence of ancient life on Mars, it's likely to be found near the surface, new research suggests - dramatically upping the chances that it'll be discovered by the Curiosity rover, set to land next month.

Claim: Heads are rolling at Microsoft over Surface tablet

Last week we reported that PC vendors - including Hewlett Packard (HP) - were up in arms over Microsoft's recent decision to enter the lucrative tablet market with its indigenously designed Surface device.

Report: Vendors ditch Windows ARM devices over Surface


A new report claims that PC vendors - including Hewlett Packard (HP) - are up in arms over Microsoft's recent decision to enter the lucrative tablet market with its Surface device.

Is Microsoft alienating PC partners with Surface?

Microsoft is likely to price its Surface tablets at below market value in an effort to compete against Apple's wildly popular iPad.

Microsoft will not make its own Windows Phone

Microsoft has confirmed that it is not working on a Microsoft-branded smartphone.

Do PC makers feel betrayed over Microsoft's Surface tablet?

When Microsoft pulled the wraps off its Surface tablet earlier this week, I suspected a number of PC manufacturers were going to be both surprised and upset.