There are some cultures where it is de rigeur to be fashionably late.  Call a party at 7.00pm and the fashionistas arrive at 10.00pm.  Schedule a meeting at noon and the other party shows  up at 2.00pm, muttering excuses and how things are “gonna be great.”  Will it, though? That’s the question I asked myself...

There are some cultures where it is de rigeur to be fashionably late.  Call a party at 7.00pm and the fashionistas arrive at 10.00pm.  Schedule a meeting at noon and the other party shows  up at 2.00pm, muttering excuses and how things are “gonna be great.”  Will it, though? That’s the question I asked myself...

Following on from the success of its Surface Tablet, the Verge reports a rumor that Microsoft is planning to release a 7-inch Surface “Mini” Tablet . This device of course, would go head-to-head with the iPad mini, the 7-inch Google Nexus and Amazon’s Kindle Fire in a growing segment that lies between...

So Microsoft’s Tami Reller has now confirmed that the Windows 8 platform is focusing on 10.1-inches or larger for all the tablets around the launch Window. Onuora spoke up and said he thinks it is smart for Microsoft to focus on the 10-inch market first and develop its place there before moving forward. I...

Tami Reller, corporate vice president and CFO of Microsoft’s Windows Group has said that Microsoft currently has no plans to build or deploy a Windows 8 7 inch tablet. The caveat though is that the question was asked referring to the Windows 8 launch timeframe (right about now). Microsoft knows of 1,000...

When Apple first jumped into the tablet scene with its iPad, they were 100%-confident that the 10-inch form factor was the way to go. For a while this proved to be correct, but recently 7-inch tablets have become quite popular. This is in large part thanks to the Kindle Fire and Nexus 7. Even Apple is...