Microsoft to release Surface next month
Published in Notebooks
Wednesday, 24 May 2017 12:07

Microsoft to release Surface next month


Expect moans from the Tame Apple Press 

Microsoft is set to release its anticipated Surface Studio device in the UK next month and we are expecting to see lots of complaints from the Tame Apple Press.

Microsoft hassles Apple’s lack of innovation
Published in News
Wednesday, 23 November 2016 13:34

Microsoft hassles Appleā€™s lack of innovation


Does it have to keep copying us?

The software king of the world, Microsoft, is starting to hassle Apple for its lack of originality.

Lenovo working on a successor to Miix 510 2-in-1
Published in Notebooks
Wednesday, 23 November 2016 13:25

Lenovo working on a successor to Miix 510 2-in-1


Surface look alikes doing well apparently

Lenovo unveiled its Miix 510 2-in-1 device at IFA 2016, which looked rather like Microsoft's Surface line of devices.

Pegatron scores Microsoft Surface PC contract
Published in Notebooks


Two-in-One and notebooks

Word on the street is that Microsoft's partner on its next-generation Surface Pro series 2-in-1 and notebook products including the Surface Pro 5, Surface Book 2 and new Surface-brand desktops (which are likely all-in-one PCs) will be Pegatron.

Microsoft plans three new Surfaces
Published in Notebooks
Thursday, 11 August 2016 14:36

Microsoft plans three new Surfaces


Expect more expensive Apple clones to follow

Software king of the world Microsoft is expected to release three new flavours of Surface three in one desktops later this year.

Microsoft wants to get into this PC lark
Published in Notebooks
Wednesday, 06 July 2016 12:52

Microsoft wants to get into this PC lark


It has heard it is a money spinner

Software giant Microsoft is not the best at picking where the industry is going, it missed the Internet and failed to get into mobile so the news that it is thinking of getting into the PC hardware business just as it is dying is not surprising.

Surface Table gets a French connection
Published in News
Wednesday, 06 July 2016 11:30

Surface Table gets a French connection


Slightly cheaper

The Surface Table was touted as a damn fine idea a few years ago, but it never really saw much mileage outside the television studios.

Microsoft might flog Lumia to Foxconn
Published in Mobiles
Monday, 16 May 2016 13:22

Microsoft might flog Lumia to Foxconn


Feature phone surrender


There is an interesting rumour circulating which suggests that Microsoft looking to shut down Lumia smartphone business and sell Nokia brand to Foxconn.

Microsoft Surface phone rumoured to have Snapdragon 830
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Wants top of the range

The much rumoured never seen Microsoft Surface Phone is not likely to have Intel inside.  According to the latest rumours, it will have the unannounced Qualcomm Snapdragon 830 instead.

Three surface phones rumoured
Published in Mobiles
Wednesday, 06 April 2016 13:21

Three surface phones rumoured


But not until 2017

The dark satanic rumour mill has manufactured a hell on earth yarn which suggests that Microsoft is going to bring out three Surface smartphones, but not until 2017.