It says a lot that Microsoft has to issue a statement regarding this, but the company has, once again, said that it is fully committed to the device business, and will continue to launch and support new hardware. In fact, Redmond did just that this week. When it announced the Surface Book 2, in two variants,...

It had to come to this. Microsoft has now officially stopped selling its Windows RT powered tablets, the original Surface RT and the power packed successor, the Surface 2. The ARM based operating system has no longer been in the long term plans of the company. And we’ve had scattered hints from Redmond that...

That’s good enough for a saving of $150 overall, and sign enough that a newer model is incoming. Best Buy Black Friday deals are up, at least some of them, two weeks before the event. Retailers are readying up their promotions before the November 27 and 28 timeframe. This is the day that follows Thanksgiving...

We are fast approaching the time when Microsoft might launch some new Surface tablets. Word on the street is that the Surface 3 is being readied for release in the coming months. Talking about the Windows RT powered model here, obviously. The direct successor to the well-received Surface 2 that launched last...

Sign that Surface 3 is incoming? Seems so. Redmond has just launched a new Surface 2 discount, which sees the 10-inch tablet retailing for $100 off its regular price. Part Microsoft’s Back-to-School promo, part the company’s attempt to offload inventory ahead of the launch of a successor to this Windows RT...

Been waiting for the opportune moment to get Microsoft’s newest Windows RT tablet? This new Surface 2 discount means the tablet now starts at $349. This new promotional pricing is reflected on the official product page. All three available models are now discounted by $100 — the 32GB variant, the 64GB model...

Owners of the second generation Surface models now have access to new updates that take care of a few of the reported bugs and bring a few enhancements to their devices. Part of Microsoft’s Patch Tuesday update cycle, these firmware updates are listed as “System Firmware Update – 6/10/2014” in the update...

Even though Microsoft’s Surface division is still losing money, things are on the up. From a decline of $900 million last year to a negative balance of $45 million this past quarter, the gap is closing. And at the same time, more and more organizations are ordering units. Redmond put up a press release...

The rumors were all true! Not only the gossips that Microsoft was developing an LTE enabled version of its Surface 2 tablet, but the price tag that was recently reported in the media has also held true. Microsoft has finally unveiled its Surface 2 tablet with LTE, rather quietly, one might say. The slate is...

More Surface news. Patch Tuesday is here, and Microsoft has just announced that three of the four Surface tablets are getting new firmware in this round of updates. The Surface 2, along with Surface Pro and Surface Pro 2 will receive support for the Power Cover that has just gone live for preordering, and is...