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The discount, which only seems to apply to buyers living in the U.S. or Canada, sees the first-generation model fall to $699 and is due to expire on December 31. The Surface Pro price was previously... cut by $100 in August.

Microsoft is almost certainly doing this to sell off remaining inventory and could well stop selling the first-generation device altogether from 2014, as it is no longer...

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Each pilot currently carries 35 lbs (16kg) of print instruction manuals on every flight. On some long haul flights, planes have up to four pilots – each with his own manuals.

Saving weight... – and thus fuel consumption – is the main reason for the Canadian airline to switch from print to tablets. Another factor is saving time: pilots won't spend as much time updating their pr...

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Numerous iOS users have complained that the a bug in the apps is causing them to crash and one video even demonstrates how the problem forces one iPhone 5S owner to reboot altogether.

iPhone... in Canada reports (via Cult of Mac) that the crash is brought about when users open a document in Pages, Keynote or Numbers and then tap their device’s home button to return to the main menu.

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Say this for Microsoft, it's the only name vendor to go after the best-selling iPad directly with head-to-head comparison ads that claim Surface and other Windows tablets are better.

Now... Microsoft is upping the ante with a new trade-in program that gives iPad users a minimum of $200 trade-in credit. 

Here's the deal. Microsoft says you can trade in a "gently...

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Microsoft's Surface reseller program, which debuted in the U.S. last month, has now been extended to 17 other countries including Canada, France, Germany, Italy, and the UK.

"In... addition to offering Microsoft’s extended warranty and accidental damage, resellers bring a variety of additional value-added services to the Surface family, such as asset tagging, custom imagin...

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Microsoft announced the news in a blog post and confirmed that the Surface tablets come to partners in Austria, Belgium, Canada, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Luxembourg, Netherlands,... Norway, Portugal, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and the U.K.

These partners will sell the Surface RT and Pro tablets but will also be able to kit them out with special features in order to entice custom...

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The deal sees the 64GB Surface Pro drop to $799, with the 128GB model falling to $899. The discounts do not include a Touch or Type Cover.

Bar the storage, both models have identical specs including... Windows 8 Pro, a 10.6-inch 1920 x 1200 resolution display and a third-generation Core i5 processor with 4GB of RAM.

However, while the recent Surface RT discounts are permanent, Microsoft has confirme...

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Chitika, using impressions on its ad network in the U.S. and Canada to determine the share of web traffic that is being generated by devices running iOS 7, found that after three days, the... iOS 7 beta is already running on 0.22% of mobile devices. 

That 0.22% three days later is twice as high as interest in the iOS 6 beta more than a month after its release in 2012.

Wh...

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The National Film Board of Canada now offers a complete filmmaking app for would be animators.

In addition to instruction, McLaren's Workshop, now available for the iPad, is a tribute to... the work of animation pioneer Norman McLaren, known for the likes of Neighbours and Blinkity Blank.

With the app you can view 51 of McLaren's short films and 11 documentaries about him, bu...

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A number of technology blogs are reporting that the Intel-powered tablet can now be found at various retail stores, with Engadget suggesting that the device is already on show at select Staples and... Best Buy stores across the U.S. and Canada.

CNET claims to have seen the tablet in action at Microsoft’s retail store in Century City, Los Angeles, and says that the tablet is now listed...