Microsoft announced today that it will offer a free Touch or Type cover along with the Surface RT for a limited time. That seems like a conveniently appropriate time to finish posting the 30 Days with Surface Pro series, picking up on Day 20 with my thoughts on the Surface keyboard covers. The iPad and other tablets...

The Acer Iconia W3 tablet, set for release early next month is one of the most anticipated Windows 8 hardware at the moment, and we have seen several details pop up these past few weeks that shed more light on the hardware. Now thanks to Acer’s Finland website, we may finally have a complete picture. The product page...

The trend of price cuts on Windows RT tablets continues. It was just a month or so ago that a number of tablets running Microsoft’s version of Windows for ARM received price drops. And now Dell has followed it up with another one — the hardware maker has announced that it will be cutting the price of its Windows RT...

With the way tablets are all poised to take over the computing world, supply issues regarding key components for these devices always loom as a very valid threat. And this is particularly true for the display panels — undoubtedly the most important element of the tablet experience, what with its integration with touch...

A sweeping statement from the chip maker, but the change in tune is to be expected considering the way tablets have factored in the overall decline of notebook demand. Slates, as impressive as they are, make do without physical keyboards. But this has not stopped the tablets from eating up the market share of laptops...

HTC already enjoys a distinct partnership with Microsoft, thanks to its Windows Phone devices. But speculation of a Windows RT slate from the hardware maker has been growing for some time now. The rumors last popped up back in December about two upcoming tablets sporting the HTC logo and running Windows RT. And now...

Asus may not have been the most vocal of Microsoft partners (that infamous distinction actually goes to Acer), but the company has brought a number of Windows 8 devices in the past few months. The hardware maker reported net profits of $202.4 million for the first quarter of this year, an increase from the same period...

In one of the more interesting twists in the Windows 8 story, we finally got some more details on the 8.1-inch Acer Windows 8 tablet by the name of Iconia W3, when the device showed up on Amazon. The news of this device first surfaced late last month, but even though Acer recently announced a number of Windows 8...

The imminent release of Surface tablets in most major markets around the globe means that Microsoft has sorted out the production issues and is now saturating the store shelves with its tablets. All eyes are now on the next iteration of Surface slates, and what exactly is in store for the platform. An analyst over at...

Microsoft is yet to official reveal the sales figures for its Surface tablets, and this has led to a number of analysts throwing around some very varying estimates. Previous reports pointed to from as low as a few hundred thousand to 1.5 million units shipped since the October 2012 launch of the company’s first ever...