Microsoft has sent invitations out for it another Surface event on October 2. The company will hold its next devices and services event in New York City at 4pm Eastern Time at Industria Studios. And what to expect at this gathering? A new Surface Pro and a new Surface Laptop are expected, with devices coming with new...

Ouch! It was a year and half back, almost to this day that the NYPD made it official that it was issuing some 36,000 new Windows phones to its officer in the field. This was part of its $160 million NYPD Mobility Initiative, in conjunction with Microsoft, which Mayor Bill de Blasio hailed as a step into the 21st...

This is big stuff. The NYPD is currently testing various Windows and Windows Phone powered devices, as part of a trial. The organization is said to be considering making a switch to Microsoft products. According to reports, the New York Police Department was granted a $160 million budget to replace the tools officers...

Yes, this famous building that you can see in the image above. Microsoft will soon have a retail store just a few blocks away from the famous Apple store near Central Park. This should make it the first ever Microsoft Store in New York. Finally. According to this report, this new store is located in the heart of the...

We were able to get our hands on video of the Surface 2 launch event today. The speaker was Panos Panay and he spoke passionately about the capabilities of this new device. The Surface Pro 2 comes in a variety of configurations, including 64GB storage and 4GB RAM, 128GB storage and 4GB RAM, and also 256GB of storage...

I didn’t go to the launch yesterday (because I didn’t want to do both NYC to California to Seattle in 5 days) BUT it seems like New York came out for Windows 8. The launch seemed a little anti-climactic for those of us who have been covering this Operating System for so long. Here are some of the pictures from...

Microsoft officially launched the new Windows 8 Operating System today in New York, with global availability beginning tomorrow, Friday, Oct. 26. Consumers and businesses worldwide will be able purchase more than 1,000 certified PCs and tablets, including the highly-touted Microsoft Surface. “We have reimagined...

It looks like Microsoft is taking over New York for the upcoming Windows 8 launch. First, the Redmond company will splash across 39 digital boards in Time Square, the biggest takeover of Time Square board real-estate in history. Microsoft plans to host a hands-on experience on the ground in Times Square and at the...

ASUS Keynote In this new video, ASUS Chairman Jonney Shih unveils ASUS Windows 8 products in front of the world’s media at an October 23 press conference in NYC. He goes through the ASUS TAICHI, Transformer Book, the ASUS VivoTab and VivoBook. Video below… http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nw8bkTlZs3M

At the opening ceremony of the Imagine Cup 2011 world finals, Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer talked a little about Products and Platforms. He spoke at length about Bing, Windows 8 and Windows Phone. The following are some quotes: On Bing: “The real holy grail of what we all need to do is transform these machines so they...