Tagged with: Surface

Shelly Palmer Talks About BlackBerry’s Future on CNNi’s Quest Means Business

Shelly Palmer Talks About BlackBerry’s Future on CNNi’s Quest Means Business

Shelly Palmer talks about the future of BlackBerry on CNNi's Quest Means Business. ...

Shelly Palmer Radio Report – November 1, 2013

Shelly Palmer Radio Report – November 1, 2013

Much was made of last week’s “Triple Tablet Tuesday.” Within 24 hours, Microsoft’s new Surface 2 tablets went on sale, Nokia unveiled its Lumia 2520 and Apple unveiled the iPad Air and new iPad mini. With Microsoft about to close on its deal to buy Nokia, it seems like things are shaping to be a slugfest between ...

A Tablet For The Holidays? Maybe

A Tablet For The Holidays? Maybe

If you were hoping to purchase a new tablet this holiday season, you're in luck. Between Microsoft’s recent launch of the Surface 2, Nokia unveiling what seemed like 100 new devices at Nokia World and then Apple’s unveiling of the iPad Air and iPad mini with Retina display – there are several to choose from. Which ...

Shelly Palmer Talks About the iPad Air and Triple Tablet Tuesday on CNNi’s Quest Means Business

Shelly Palmer Talks About the iPad Air and Triple Tablet Tuesday on CNNi’s Quest Means Business

Shelly Palmer talks about the iPad Air, Microsoft Surface 2 and 'Triple Tablet Tuesday' on CNNi's Quest Means Business. ...

Rumor: Apple May Create an iPad 5 Surface-Style Keyboard Cover

Rumor: Apple May Create an iPad 5 Surface-Style Keyboard Cover

New iPads! That’s the suspected plan for Tuesday's Apple event. With much of the consumer attention now turning to the more discreet form factor of the iPad Mini, Apple’s iPad 5 needs to justify its full-size existence. And that justification may now come in the form of an Apple-built, pro-orientated keyboard cover. ...

Microsoft Pulls Surface RT Windows 8.1 Update, Posts Recovery Image

Microsoft Pulls Surface RT Windows 8.1 Update, Posts Recovery Image

Microsoft has pulled temporarily its recently released Windows RT 8.1 update from the Windows Store due to a vaguely explained "situation." Microsoft pulled the RT 8.1 update some time in the morning of October 19, as reported by WinBeta.org, two days after it first made it available for download by existing Windows RT ...

Microsoft: The ‘Surface RT’ Name Caused Confusion

Microsoft: The ‘Surface RT’ Name Caused Confusion

In the days leading up to the Surface RT release last year, Microsoft had largely failed to explain the differences between Windows 8 and Windows RT to consumers. The software maker picked the Windows RT moniker to power its own ARM-based Surface RT tablet alongside others from PC makers. Dell urged Microsoft to drop the ...

Shelly Palmer Radio Report – October 4, 2013

Shelly Palmer Radio Report – October 4, 2013

If you want to get rid of your iPhone for another smartphone, Microsoft has a deal for you. The company recently launched a buyback program that offers up to $350 back when you trade up from an old device and buy a new Windows Phone or Surface tablet. The program lets you trade in iPads, iPhones, Samsung devices, BlackBerry ...

Microsoft Working on Surface Tablets in ‘Multiple Aspect Ratios and Sizes’

Microsoft Working on Surface Tablets in ‘Multiple Aspect Ratios and Sizes’

Panos Panay was literally on the floor when I walked into Microsoft’s Seattle store on Monday night. The vice president responsible for the company’s Surface tablets was on his back, with a crowd of people around him, simulating a reclined position with a Surface 2 on his chest to make a point about the improved angles ...

Delta to Issue Every Pilot a Microsoft Surface 2 by 2015

Delta to Issue Every Pilot a Microsoft Surface 2 by 2015

Delta will distribute Microsoft Surface 2 tablets to its pilots and not Nokia's "Sirius" tablet as originally planned. The move comes in the wake of a deal to distribute Nokia Lumia 820 smart phones to nearly 19,000 flight attendants. I wrote about the original Delta deal in Delta Equips 19,000 Flight Attendants with ...