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Microsoft Confirms That it Killed the Surface Mini

Microsoft Confirms That it Killed the Surface Mini

Remember the Surface Mini, a device that got axed at the last minute? Microsoft gave it a shout out in its earnings report on Tuesday. The company noted in its hardware section that its “[c]urrent year cost of revenue included Surface inventory adjustments resulting from our transition to newer generation devices and a ...

Microsoft Surface Pro 3 Review

Microsoft Surface Pro 3 Review

Will Microsoft’s Surface Pro 3 replace your laptop? That’s the million dollar question. Microsoft says it absolutely can – and they’re right. The Surface Pro 3 is Microsoft’s newest tablet. The device has a bigger screen than its predecessors (12”), is more powerful and comes with better accessories. All in ...

Microsoft (Accidentally) Confirmed the Existence of the Surface Mini

Microsoft (Accidentally) Confirmed the Existence of the Surface Mini

When Microsoft unveiled its Surface Pro 3 tablet last month many had expected the company to also reveal a smaller Surface Mini device, but that never happened. Reports suggested that Microsoft canceled its plans to launch the Surface Mini just days before its event in New York City. Microsoft has never confirmed the ...

Microsoft Surface Pro 3 is Now Available in Stores

Microsoft Surface Pro 3 is Now Available in Stores

As expected, Microsoft’s Surface Pro 3 is now available in Microsoft’s store and through various retail partners such as Best Buy, Staples and Tiger Direct. Microsoft previously said the Surface Pro 3 with either a Core i3 or i7 chip would be available by the end of August, but in a blog post on Friday, it announced ...

Great Tech Gifts For Dads & Grads

Great Tech Gifts For Dads & Grads

Here's my short list of awesome gifts for dads and grads: If you need a smartphone today... HTC One M8 (MSRP $199 w/ 2-Year Contract) Apple and Samsung have held the “best smartphone” crown for several years, but the best all-around phone on the market right now is the HTC One M8. It’s got an aluminum body, ...

Shelly Palmer Radio Report – May 26, 2014

Shelly Palmer Radio Report – May 26, 2014

Microsoft has tried to sell its Surface tablet as a more complete PC than Apple’s iPad. But Microsoft has moved on from that battle with the unveiling of its new Surface Pro 3 tablet, and is instead taking aim at Apple’s MacBook Air. Microsoft’s newest Surface, which it says can replace your laptop once and for all, ...

Report: Microsoft Developed a Smaller Surface Tablet, Then Nixed It

Report: Microsoft Developed a Smaller Surface Tablet, Then Nixed It

Microsoft, struggling to break into the tablet market, backed off plans to introduce a smaller version of its Surface tablet based on Qualcomm processors, people with knowledge of the decision said. Microsoft Chief Executive Officer Satya Nadella and Executive Vice President Stephen Elop decided that the product in ...

Microsoft’s 12″ Surface Pro 3 is (Finally) the Tablet to Replace Your Laptop

Microsoft’s 12″ Surface Pro 3 is (Finally) the Tablet to Replace Your Laptop

Microsoft unveiled a new Surface Pro 3 device at a press event in New York City on Tuesday. Like the previous Surface tablets it still includes a kickstand, but Surface chief Panos Panay says it's designed to remove the conflict of buying a laptop or a tablet. The kickstand on the device is multi-stage, and the device is ...

Shelly Palmer Talks About the Latest in Tech Stocks on CNNi

Shelly Palmer Talks About the Latest in Tech Stocks on CNNi

Shelly Palmer talks about the latest in tech stocks on CNNi. ...

Microsoft Introduces Universal Windows Apps, Which Work on PC, Mobile and Xbox

Microsoft Introduces Universal Windows Apps, Which Work on PC, Mobile and Xbox

At its Build 2014 conference on Wednesday, Microsoft announced universal Windows apps, which work across PCs, phones, tablets and even the Xbox One. In other words, the Windows runtime in Windows 8.1 Update 1 will be available to Windows Phone developers. This is a huge announcement for developers looking to build apps on ...