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Microsoft wants to connect 40 million people to the net
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These are not those who can’t connect after the last update

Software King of the world Microsoft's 2017 Airband Initiative wants to connect 40 million people around the globe to the internet by 2022.

Linus is not worried about Microsoft take over
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How I quit worrying and learnt to love the Vole

While other open sorcerers are worried about Microsoft's influence on their community, IT's Mr Sweary Linus Torvalds is not too concerned.

Microsoft working on a VR mat
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Monday, 07 October 2019 10:34

Microsoft working on a VR mat


If you have space

Microsoft might be working on a virtual reality mat to stop you walking into things while using your VR.

Full Microsoft Surface Laptop 3 lineup priced up
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Ranging from $999 to $2,799

Although we did know the starting prices of Microsoft's Surface Laptop 3, the company has now updated the configurator with all options, for both the Surface Laptop 3 13.5-inch and the Surface Laptop 3 15-inch versions. To answer some earlier questions, no, you can't buy a 15-inch version with an Intel CPU.

Tame Apple Press fumes after Microsoft releases a phone
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How dare it disrupt the market?

The Tame Apple Press is incandescent with rage after the software King of the World Microsoft released a dual screen phone which is far more innovative than anything their favourite company has produced for years.

Microsoft shows off Windows 10X
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Thursday, 03 October 2019 10:38

Microsoft shows off Windows 10X


Exclusive to dual-screen and foldable devices

Software king of the world Microsoft has released a cut down version of Windows which will just run on dual screen and foldable devices.

Microsoft unveils two dual-screen foldable devices
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Android-based Duo and Windows-based Neo

In addition to new Surface 2-in-1s and laptops that are already available for pre-order and should be shipping later in October, Microsoft unveiled two interesting dual-screen devices that will be coming in late 2020, the Surface Duo and the Surface Neo.

Microsoft Surface Laptop 3 comes in two sizes
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Thursday, 03 October 2019 00:11

Microsoft Surface Laptop 3 comes in two sizes

 
13.5-inch with Intel or 15-inch with AMD

Microsoft has now officially revealed all the juicy details regarding its new Surface Laptop 3 lineup, including the choice of two Intel CPUs for the 13.5-inch version, and two custom AMD APUs for the 15-inch version.

Microsoft Surface Pro 7 gets 10th gen Core CPUs
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Wednesday, 02 October 2019 23:16

Microsoft Surface Pro 7 gets 10th gen Core CPUs


Better connectivity, and "all-day battery"

In addition to the Microsoft SQ1-powered Surface Pro X, Microsoft unveiled the 7th generation of its Surface Pro 2-in-1, giving it a much-needed hardware update, better connectivity, and all-day battery life.

Microsoft shows the new Surface Pro X
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Wednesday, 02 October 2019 21:01

Microsoft shows the new Surface Pro X


Powered by Microsoft SQ1, Qualcomm's custom SoC

In addition to the new Surface Pro 7, which is described by the company as the best in the class and the most versatile 2-in-1 you can buy, Microsoft has also unveiled the new ultra-mobile Surface Pro X, powered by Microsoft SQ1 processor, a custom SoC designed by Qualcomm with 2 teraflops of GPU power.