Microsoft Is Going to Stop Cramming Windows 10S Down People’s Throats

When Microsoft introduced Windows 10S last year, I was deeply concerned. If you didn’t think too hard about it, it kind of sounded like a good idea: a lightweight version of regular Windows 10, designed for systems without a tonne horsepower, and a potentially competitive alternative to affordable Chromebooks, which have become a big hit and in the education market. Sounds OK so far, right? Read More >>

Microsoft Is Finally Selling a Super Cheap Surface Laptop, and It Almost Feels Like a Bargain

Today, as noted by Windows Central, Microsoft launched a cheaper version of its gorgeous Surface Laptop. This new version will retail for $800/£800 — a full $200 less than the previously cheapest Surface Laptop. If you’ve wanted a full-blown, lower-cost computing experience in the Surface ecosystem then this is the machine for you. Unfortunately, it's only available in the US right now. Read More >>

Oh No, Is Microsoft Going to Make Another Damn Dual-Screen Gadget?

Maybe it’s the Courier part two, a new member of the Surface family, or the long-rumoured Surface phone, but whatever is being shown in a recently discovered patent filing by Microsoft looks pretty interesting. Read More >>

Microsoft Made Pricey New Surface Books, Including a Giant One – They Seem Nice!

Microsoft is finally dragging its ambitious Surface Book line into the present day, refining the striking design and making this a laptop you can covet for reasons besides that funky hinge. Read More >>

Microsoft and Huawei Both Announce Computers On The Same Day

Microsoft has announced the new Surface Pro, although surprises are a little thin on the ground after some comprehensive leaked. However, the key points are pretty exciting. Read More >>

Microsoft Surface Books Join Brexit Price Pileup

Any tech mavericks looking to buy one of Microsoft's Surface Book tablet/laptop hybrids are the latest victims of the international currency market's reaction to the Brexit vote, with Microsoft confirming that it's added over 10 per cent to the RRP of the consumer hardware range because of that thing to do with men in suits and graphs. Read More >>

Surface Studio Hands On: Touched for the Very First Time

The first thing you notice about Microsoft’s new Surface Studio is the screen. The 28-inch 3:2 display is gigantic and beautiful. It’s so bright, vivid and engaging that I feel like I could dive in and go swimming in it. Read More >>

Only the Coolest Stuff from Microsoft’s October Live Event

Microsoft just wrapped up its October event, and as we expected, it wasn’t wall-to-wall hardware announcements like last year. Nothing from Lumia land. Radio silence on the Band front. Read More >>

Microsoft Juices Its Surface Book With More Power and Huge Battery Life

Microsoft blew our minds last year when it announced the Surface Book—and its crazy detachable screen. This year, the company stuffed two times as much processing power and 30 per cent more battery life in the exact same design. Read More >>

Microsoft’s Beautiful Surface Studio Is Coming to Kill the Desktop PC as We Know It

Desktop computers have come in two flavours for the last few years: boxes you plug into your monitor or TV, and all-in-one devices like Apple’s popular iMac series. Microsoft’s newly announced Surface Studio is the latter kind of desktop, but with a giant touchscreen and pen input too. It’s also the first desktop computer Microsoft has ever made. Read More >>

What to Expect From Microsoft’s Event on 26th October

Microsoft’s autumn press event in New York City is almost upon us, and that means there are plenty of rumoured Windows 10 hardware and software updates to be excited about. The company announced the event in a blog post on the Windows Experience site earlier this month, with very few details aside from the place, date, and time. Read More >>

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Are We Set to Get a New Microsoft Surface Device Soon?

According to a recent Twitter user’s visit to the Microsoft offices in Redmond, the company may be planning to release new devices in its Surface line. Read More >>

Huawei Made Yet Another Surface Tablet Ripoff

Last year saw some high-profile Surface tablet ripoffs, so it’s only logical that the trend will continue in 2016. Read More >>

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Microsoft Surface Book Gets a UK Price and Pre-Order Release

Microsoft's Surface Book – the Windows 10 laptop / tablet hybrid that looked like the lovechild of a MacBook Pro and OG Surface – is finally getting a UK release. From midnight tonight (12.01am on January 5th, to be precise) you'll be able to pre-order the Surface Book from Currys, PC World and the Microsoft Store. Prices start at £1,299. Read More >>

Microsoft Surface Pro 4 Vs iPad Pro: A Head-To-Head Comparison

Microsoft is making a big splash with its latest gear, the Surface Pro 4 and the Surface Book. These pricey products are designed to compete directly with Apple’s traditional hegemony on premium gadgets. But just how well do these latest offerings measure up against Apple, especially now the iPad Pro is up for sale? Read More >>