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Microsoft Surface Type Cover 2

If you are only going to buy one accessories for your Surface tablet then without a doubt we recommend the Surface Type Cover 2. What you get is a durable, light slim... case that has a built in keyboard that turns your Surface into more like a laptop. You can work day or night with ease thanks to the backlit keyboard that makes typing in the dark easy on the eyes....

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While that hardly makes up for the $900 million write off the software giant had to take in back in July for unsold Surface RT tablets it does show its Surface line is at least now generating significant... revenue. 

Microsoft says that it sold “more than double” the Surface units it sold in the prior quarter. During its earnings call today, Microsoft also noted that the 32 GB Surface...

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The new prices break out as follows: 

Touch Cover reduced to $79.99 from $119.99 Limited Edition Touch Cover reduced to $89.99 from $129.99 Surface RT with Touch Cover bundle now starts at... $399.99 for 32GB, all bundles get $50 reduction Surface Pro now starts at $799.99 for 64GB, and all models get $100 reduction.

Microsoft plans to release a significant update, Windows 8.1, in Octo...

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The suit, filed by Robbins, Geller, Rudman, & Dowd in Massachusetts district court, accuses Microsoft of materially misrepresenting the true financial effect that Surface RT has had on its business... by failing to alert shareholders to the excess Surface inventory it had amassed by the end of its March quarter.

After the quarter, Microsoft said it was taking a $900 million write down on unsold...

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Citing sources “familiar with Microsoft’s Surface plans”, The Verge reports the price cuts could come into effect as early as next week and say that each model will be discounted... by $150.

This will see the 32GB and 64GB Surface RT tablets fall to $349.99 and $449.99 respectively, although adding a Touch Cover to either model will push both prices up by $100.

Staples...

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As part of a promotional offer through the end of June, Microsoft is offering buyers of its Surface RT tablet a free keyboard cover.

Buyers can choose between the Touch Cover or Type Cover in... a variety of colors.

The Touch Cover and Type Cover normally sell separately for $119 and $129 respectively. 

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Speaking at the unveiling of its Lumia 925 smartphone yesterday, a senior Nokia executive suggested that tablets are a regular topic of conversation at the firm.

“We're very interested... in tablets and that's an area we're looking at,” Jo Harlow, Nokia’s executive VP for smart devices, told CNET. The exec added that she didn’t have any product news “I...

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iFixit recently took the Surface Pro to pieces and while they discovered the model was easier to repair than the Surface RT they reported difficulties when it came to removing the SSD, the display assembly... as well as other difficulties with screws, adhesive and interfering cables.

Scoring a poor 1 out of 10 for reparability (10 being the best score and easiest to repair), testers begun by trying to see...

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The Microsoft Store website confirms that the waiting time for the 32GB Surface RT tablet (running the ARM-powered Windows RT, but coming without a Touch Cover) now stands at “within 3 weeks”,... although both the 32GB Surface ($599) and 64GB Surface ($699) with black Touch Cover accessories remain available.

Microsoft will launch the Surface family at midnight on October 26, and some of the...