Microsoft may not have made too much noise in this regard, but by most estimates Windows Azure is now the number one contender for the title of the cloud king. AWS still remains a giant, but Amazon surely is wary and watchful of Redmond’s cloud ambitions. This war for public cloud supremacy means the top two (or three...

So some good news. DrivePop are having a sale this week only and are knocking off 20% off their unlimited cloud storage option. You can see the review I did of the product here. To recap: DrivePop is an online cloud backup solution for PC’s or Macs that enables you to keep your precious files, artifacts and documents...

Redmond is currently hard at work on the second generation of its Surface tablets, with insider sources having revealed that a launch could take place in October this year, alongside Windows 8.1. At the same time, however, the technology titan is actively trying to clear out inventories of the first models —...

Microsoft told The Verge that between August 4th and August 29th customers in Canada, China, Hong Kong, Taiwan, and the US will pay $100 less for Surface Pro. Their quote: “We’ve been seeing great worldwide success with Surface RT pricing and keyboard-cover promotions over the past several months and are proud to offer...

The news first came out late last week, with Staples discounting the Surface RT, Microsoft’s first ever tablet by $150. The technology titan soon made it official at the start of this week, cutting the price of the device by the same amount internationally. And it has not taken market watchers long to chime in with...

Microsoft may be pulling discounts and promotion for Surface RT left, right and center these past few weeks as the company tries to clear inventory and make room for a second generation unit due for release later this year. The technology titan recently cut the price of the tablet by $150 across the board (and similar...

Between rumors of next generation Surface tablets, and gossips of lukewarm sales of the current Surface RT model, Microsoft continues to promote and endorse its current lineup of slates. The technology titan has initiated several education contracts and special promotions for the Surface RT, its first ever tablet. Now...

The Surface RT is one Microsoft product that has been in the news these past few weeks, for, shall we say, reasons good and bad. While some hardware vendors have expressed their discontent at the Windows RT platform, the tablet itself has received some tremendous push. Microsoft has been keen on promoting its premiere...

Redmond continues to announce new deals and discounts for its Surface RT, the company’s first even tablet, as it tries to clear out existing stocks in preparation for the second generation Surface unit expected to arrive this month. The existing Surface RT is now available at a very special price for schools and...

Word is strong that Microsoft may introduce a new Surface tablet later this month at the BUILD developer conference, but the technology titan continues its efforts to boost sales of the existing models. This time the company is offering a handy discount for Surface RT buyers in the United Kingdom. The discount,...