OK so this is a deal that everyone who wants to take a Microsoft tablet for a spin needs to check out. Microsoft have dropped the price of the first generation Microsoft Surface tablet to $199.   The Surface comes with the following: 10.6-inch touchscreen Up to 8 hours of battery life Two 720p front and rear-facing...

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Sweet! As Microsoft told us they would be, the new Surface 2 and Surface Pro 2 tablets are now available for pre-order with an expected ship date of October 21st. You’ll be able to get the Surface 2 for $449 for the 32GB model and the 64GB version for $549. The Surface Pro 2 on the other hand has a base price of $899...

While Microsoft is yet to announce this new strategy, word is that the company has put in place a major discount campaign for Windows 8 devices, as it tries to bring more affordable units to market in a bid to improve sales of its newest platform. A report over at ReadWriteWeb shows that many hardware vendors and...

With a downloadable copy of Windows 8 Pro costing just $39.99, it’s hard to imagine a price lower than that. Even so, Office Max has decided to give it a try. This Black Friday it will sell the retail version of Windows 8 Pro for just $29.99— with a catch. Such an outrageously cheap price sets off a red flag when it...

One of the articles I wrote today is about how Windows RT devices are going to cost a bit too much, which might make them less appealing to new consumers. I felt that RT is a somewhat unproven OS with a new UI,  and pricing under the iPad would probably be best. The problem, I mentioned, was licensing costs. Microsoft...

The rumor mill is buzzing that the Microsoft Surface will be sold at traditional outlet stores early in 2013. The rumor mill states that Best Buy will be part of that equation. No absolute dates though. Stay tuned.

Guess what popped up on our radar? A Windows 8 Amazon page. It seems like the good folks at Microsoft are getting ready for the launch of Windows 8 and Amazon is definitely going to be a channel. So far it’s just a placeholder page but you can see that they’re getting it ready. They also have an option to be emailed...

In a move that’s sure to inspire confidence (sarcasm), Bill is taking his money out of Microsoft and heading elsewhere… As Information Week reports, Gates has reduced his stock holdings by 13 percent, with ten million shares sold as recently as last week. Officials say that Gates is just doing as all investors do and...