While the Microsoft Surface is far from being the only Windows RT option out there, it is certainly the one that is plucked in the direct center of everyone’s attention. Is this unfair to other vendors? Not really. The Surface is catching eyes because it has a sexy and functional design approach, it also has excellent...

Now a few days ago, we ran an article quoting Digitimes about Viewsonic Windows 8 Tablet availability. The Digitimes article had (still has) the opinion that (quote) ViewSonic plans to launch Windows 8-based tablet PCs in the Taiwan market in the second quarter of 2012 at the earliest. Of course that made no sense...

This I don’t get at all.. Digitimes is saying that ViewSonic plans to launch Windows 8-based tablet PCs in the Taiwan market in the second quarter of 2012. This according to Max Liu, product marketing director of ViewSonic Asia Pacific. The Windows 8 model will come with a 10-inch display with high resolution...

Today Microsoft’s fiscal second quarter 2012 earnings results answered the question of just how weak PC demand was. For Q2, ended December 31, Microsoft revenue was $20.89 billion, up 5 percent year over year. Operating income: $7.99 billion, a 2 percent decrease. Net income was $6.62 billion, or 78 cents a share. Both...

The story we just posted about the French Nokia GM and his proclamations about a Windows 8 tablet was interesting. Even more interesting though is the question will Windows 8 be released in Q2 of 2012? Q2 (the period sometime between April and June) is only 6 to 9 months away! This corresponds to some of the rumors...