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  • New features in Surface Pro 3

    Microsoft today unveiled the Surface Pro 3. This Windows 8 tablet has a 12in screen to match the latest Samsung Galaxy Pro tablets, and comes in a thinner, lighter chassis that makes it more easily portable than a MacBook Air. It's the tablet that can replace your laptop. Here we look at new features in the Surface Pro 3.

  • Test Centre: Microsoft Surface Pro 3 launch as it happened: details, video, blog

    Microsoft today launched a new thinner, lighter Surface Pro 3 tablet. This 12in Windows tablet offers Core i7 performance in a 9.1mm shell, and you can pre-order it from tomorrow for $799. Here's our Surface Pro 3 launch video and Surface Pro 3 launch blog.

  • News: Microsoft announces 12-inch Surface Pro 3

    It turns out that support page name-checking the Surface Pro 3 wasn't a typo after all. On Tuesday, Microsoft announced the all-new Surface Pro 3, but this version is more than a mere spec boost over the Surface Pro 2: It's a whole new entry in the Surface lineup, and one designed "to replace your laptop."

  • News: Microsoft positions Surface Pro 3 tablet

    The latest version of Microsoft's tablet, the Surface Pro 3, eliminates the need for users to also have a laptop, the company said Tuesday at a launch event.

  • How-Tos: How to watch Surface Pro 3 launch live

    Microsoft is set to launch new Surface products including a Surface Pro 3 tablet at an event in New York tomorrow. Here's how to watch the Microsoft Surface event live, and how to follow the Surface Pro 3 launch live.

  • News: Apple and Samsung fail to settle patent dispute in California

    Apple and Samsung Electronics told a court in California that they had failed to reach a settlement in their patent dispute, suggesting that a deal akin to that between Google and Apple may not be on the cards anytime soon.

  • News: Westpac and Samsung partner for banking solutions

    Westpac NZ has signed a collaboration agreement with Samsung NZ by which the two companies will share knowledge and work together on innovations and solutions.

  • News: No Surface Mini from Microsoft on Tuesday

    Microsoft will not unveil a smaller-sized Surface tablet tomorrow, according to multiple sources familiar with Microsoft's plans.

  • News: Why a larger Surface Pro makes more sense

    Microsoft is hosting a media event in New York tomorrow, ostensibly to unveil new models of its Surface tablet line. Most of the speculation suggests Microsoft will announce some sort of "Surface Mini," but a larger "Surface XL"--or something to that effect--would be much more useful.

  • News: 7 possible reveals at Microsoft's Surface event

    Microsoft stands poised to unveil the next chapter in the ambitious, yet tumultuous Surface saga on Tuesday, with a quote-unquote "small" Surface event in New York City. The date's concrete, but the details are murky. Just what is Microsoft going to unveil? The Surface 2 and Surface Pro 2 were only launched in late October, after all.

  • News: IDC cuts IT spending forecast on mobile slump, emerging market uncertainty

    A slowdown in the growth rate for tablet and mobile phone sales and economic uncertainty in emerging markets are putting a damper on global IT spending, according to IDC.

  • News: Surface do-or-die moment? Not so fast

    Microsoft's scheduled unveiling of new Surface tablets next week is not a last-chance moment for the company's hardware dreams, analysts said, countering a theme popular on the Web.

  • Feature: Best iPad cases and covers

    We've rounded up a huge selection of 35 cases for the new iPad that should suit all tastes, needs and budgets. UPDATED: 16th May 2014.

  • News: iOS 8 split-screen hints at iPad's enterprise ambition

    Apple will debut a split-screen feature for the iPad in this year's iOS 8, tilting its tablet toward PC-like functionality and mimicking a core feature of Microsoft's Windows 8 on tablets, according to a report Tuesday.

  • Feature: 10 best holiday-planning apps

    The top 10 iPhone, iPad and Android apps that will help you plan your holiday or city break.

  • News: Microsoft to webcast next week's Surface event

    Microsoft will webcast its Surface event next Tuesday, boosting the chance that the company will reveal significant news and/or multiple products.

  • News: Surface Pro 3 may be announced next week, support page suggests

    It's no secret that Microsoft is holding a "small" Surface event next Tuesday, but exactly what's going to be revealed is still shrouded in mist. Numerous leaks suggest that the long-rumored Surface Mini will get an introduction that day; in addition, if a new Microsoft support page published Tuesday is any indication, Microsoft's micro-tablet may be joined by a bigger cousin: The website specifically name-checks the Surface Pro 3.

  • News: Linux group builds 64-bit Android KitKat for ARM developers

    Google is being tight-lipped about when the 64-bit version of Android will be released, but Linux development group Linaro has built a version of the open-source operating system so mobile applications can be written and tested by manufacturers and developers rushing to catch up with Apple.

  • News: Transform a Windows tablet into a full-fledged Windows PC

    Microsoft and its PC partners are producing a seemingly endless variety of tablets, from 8-inch slates that can practically fit into a (large) pocket to 10-inch tablets that still aren't quite ideal for long hours at a desk. They won't hesitate to tell you these devices are full PCs running full versions of Windows 8.1. Many Windows tablets even come with a free copy of Microsoft Office!

  • News: Lenovo unveils the ThinkPad 10, with support for 64-bit Windows 8.1

    Lenovo has taken the wraps of its ThinkPad 10, an all-new 10-inch tablet based on Intel's quad-core Atom Z3795 processor. The ThinkPad 10 will ship with the 64-bit versions of Windows 8.1 and Windows 8.1 Pro, which could render it more attractive to the enterprise looking to standardize on 64-bit apps and images. The company gave us an embargoed sneak peek last week.



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