Tag Archives: Microsoft Surface
Fri, Jul 19, 2013 | 12:56 BST
Microsoft has admitted that he poor performance of its Surface RT line of tablets has cost the company $900 million.
Mon, Jul 15, 2013 | 16:08 BST
Microsoft will cut the cost of its Surface RT line of tablets in the UK by 30% later this week, following confirmation that North America will receive a price drop.
Fri, Jul 12, 2013 | 01:33 BST
If you’ve been thinking about some sort of new, low-powered PC – and right now, who isn’t – you may want to hold off a bit; Microsoft is due to slash the price of its Surface tablets, which can run an increasing number of PC games. News of the imminent price cuts first came from anonymous sources speaking to The Verge, but was later confirmed by Staples. The new prices range from $350 for a 32GB Surface RT to $550 for 64GB model with Touch Cover, and come into effect on July 14.
Fri, Mar 15, 2013 | 11:56 GMT
Microsoft has sold about 1.5 million Surface tablets since the device launched, and sources claim that the figure is way below what the company had hoped.
Tue, Oct 16, 2012 | 17:22 BST
Microsoft Surface pricing has been confirmed by Microsoft, after the firm accidentally posted pricing on its official online store eariler today.
Fri, Oct 05, 2012 | 09:13 BST
Microsoft Surface, the company’s belated crack at the tablet whip is to receive a midnight launch event on October 26th, alongside the much-debated OS Windows 8.
Mon, Jul 30, 2012 | 18:06 BST
Microsoft Surface has been given a solid release date, as confirmed in the company’s annual report. Check out all the launch details here.
Wed, Jul 11, 2012 | 00:31 BST
According to VentureBeat, Xbox executive Don Mattrick mentioned during a GamesBeat panel that Halo 4 “will work with” Microsoft’s recently-revealed tablet, Surface. No details were given but the platform holder has said that all first-party games will include SmartGlass functionality so you can probably expect something of that ilk. Halo 4 is due exclusively on Xbox 360 in November.
Fri, Jul 12, 2013 | 01:34 BST
Yesterday’s super-secret Microsoft announce looked at first to be a bit of a wash out, but Brenna Hillier thinks the Surface may have important connotations for gamers.
Tue, Jun 19, 2012 | 04:06 BST
At an exclusive press event in Los Angeles today, Microsoft revealed the Surface – a pair of slick tablets.
Wed, Jun 03, 2009 | 13:11 BST
Ubisoft strategy title R.U.S.E. will work with Microsoft’s £8500 touch-table, Surface, Eurogamer reports.
Microsoft Surface is designed so that businesses and other important rich institutions can manage all their media files and documents whilst sitting down on what we would imagine to be incredibly comfortable chairs.
The trick is, you whack down your Zune, PDA, iPhone or whatever, and all the data, images, calender entries you have stored automatically get transferred into the table enabling you to move them around, change their size, and file them with your fingertips. Neat, huh?
Until now, games have never been mentioned as a potential feature. We’re getting three each.