The good folks at Winbeta were able to get their hands on the leaked version of the latest Windows 8.1 Update. Update 1 is not finished but it’s an interesting sneak peak at some of the features Microsoft is embedding to make this release easier for mouse users. The full build string of this build reads:...

Windows RT 8.1 leaked a little while ago and the folks from Winbeta did a rough test drive. Some of their observations: Changes between RT 8.1 and 8.1 on desktop, remain small, but changes are there. For example, the desktop app is no longer pinned to the Start Screen by default. This move doesn’t suprise us, as most...

The good folks at Winbeta.org have done a preliminary sneak peek at Windows 8.1 Build 9471 video. The video is a little rushed but the screen quality isn’t half bad. The author gives a little walkthrough around the new Windows 8.1 build and you get to see more of Windows 8.1. I’m curious to see what you guys all think...

Microsoft is close to enhancing the Kinect with hand gesture recognition. The Kinect’s hand detection will soon allow app developers to implement features such as pinch-to-zoom in apps thanks to a new handgrip detecting capabilities. An updated SDK, due in the coming weeks, will open this functionality up to pave the...

Microsoft may not be all that quick to respond to the newest of trends, but touchscreens are one thing that Redmond has wholeheartedly embraced and is looking to take to the next level. We already live in a world where technology is at the very center of everything we do, and if you are wondering what the future may...

  At an event in Las Vegas this weekend, Microsoft’s Panos Panay premiered the new Jon Chu Microsoft Surface Pro ad. He unveiled the new Surface Pro TV ad. Airing during tonight’s Grammy awards, the ad features beatboxers, breakdancing, and all manner of meaningless fodder, similar to the previous Surface ad. See for...

The folks at Mashable did a video review of the Microsoft Surface. You can see it below…  

The folks at Ubergizmo did a video review of the Microsoft Surface Pro.     http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w-j8Zp_4DOQ

The amazing Joanna Stern reviews the Microsoft Surface for ABC News. You can see the video below.  

Techcrunch review the Microsoft Surface Pro.