Tagged with: Surface

National School Backpack Awareness Day Asks Students to #LightenMyLoad

National School Backpack Awareness Day Asks Students to #LightenMyLoad

Take a guess as to what the average college student's backpack weighs. Whatever number you were thinking -- the reality is probably higher. The average college student’s backpack now weighs more than 11.5 pounds. Last year, more than 22,000 people were treated for backpack-related injuries in the United States, and back ...

Microsoft’s New Mobile Keyboard Turns Any Tablet Into a Surface

Microsoft’s New Mobile Keyboard Turns Any Tablet Into a Surface

Microsoft's got a new mobile keyboard, but you won't find a Windows key anywhere on it. You will find a "Command" key though, and a little switch that toggles between Windows mode, Android mode, and iOS mode. It's a keyboard that aims to turn any tablet into a Surface. The new Universal Mobile Keyboard isn't just a ...

Shelly Palmer Helps Richard Quest Complete the Ice Bucket Challenge for ALS Research

Shelly Palmer Helps Richard Quest Complete the Ice Bucket Challenge for ALS Research

Shelly Palmer helps Richard Quest complete the Ice Bucket Challenge for ALS research. ...

Shelly Palmer Talks About Google’s Next Decade on CNNi’s Quest Means Business

Shelly Palmer Talks About Google’s Next Decade on CNNi’s Quest Means Business

Shelly Palmer talks about Google's next decade on CNNi's Quest Means Business. ...

NFL Players Will Use Microsoft Surface Tablets on the Sidelines This Season

NFL Players Will Use Microsoft Surface Tablets on the Sidelines This Season

Are you ready for some football? Because Microsoft most certainly is. To go along with the introduction of a new NFL app for Xbox One and Windows 8, the software giant has also revealed how it plans to help professional coaches and players during games. As part of an ongoing partnership with the National Football League, ...

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, ...