Microsoft has announced a $1 million partnership with the State Department's upcoming U.S. Diplomacy Center museum, which will combine Microsoft technology and hardware in a very unique way.
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Microsoft has launched a new campaign that will give you up to $650 towards the purchase of a Surface Pro 3 but the offer expires in April which could foreshadow a new device on the horizon.
Microsoft is forging ahead with Windows 10 and if you are curious about when the platform will be released to manufacturing, the company is currently targeting the month of June.
Microsoft has released a new Surface commercial, that we have posted after the jump, and seeing that it is exactly 30 seconds long, this one will likely make it to the cable networks.
Figures for Q4 2014 show that Windows devices now make up 9% of the global tablet market with over 6 million shipments, including over 2 million Surface tablets - and further growth is predicted.
Even though ARM devices with Windows RT are no longer being built, a Microsoft spokesperson reiterates that the company is still committed to support the OS with updates in the future.
Microsoft's flagship tablet is getting a temporary price cut, with all but the entry-level version receiving $100 off until Saturday, while a free sleeve will come with all versions until April 5.
Microsoft has confirmed that its Surface 2 is no longer in production, signalling the end of its ARM-based tablet efforts - but the company's update plans for Windows RT are still unclear.
Microsoft announced their earnings today and for the first quarter since being announced, Microsoft's Surface line of tablets has crossed the billion dollar threshold in a single quarter.
In a statement to Neowin, a Microsoft spokeswoman has confirmed Windows 10 will work on the following types of ARM devices: "phones, phablets and small tablets up to 8 inches."
After last year's emotional debut, Microsoft will return with another 60-second commercial for this year's Super Bowl; Xbox, Surface and Bing will also be present as sponsors of the show.
After being unveiled at the Microsoft event a few days ago now we get to learn some of the technical specs that power the company's new Surface Hub - a productivity and collaboration hardware product.
Microsoft was notably quiet about what will happen to Windows RT and ARM-powered Surface tablets at its Windows 10 event Wednesday, though it did say the operating system will receive an update.
Microsoft has released new firmware for all three Surface Pro devices, which improves things like Wi-Fi and BT connectivity, graphics stability and performance, Miracast, and other minor issues.
Microsoft is now offering support for its Surface line of tablets on Twitter and has launched a new account to address issues that you may have about your device.
Paypal is working with Microsoft to make their credit card readers work with devices running Windows, such as Surface tablets and Lumia phones, and will also bring EMV support later this year.
It's not uncommon for technology companies to borrow ideas from each other but what the team at Jide did is ripoff nearly everything the Surface has done, right down to the marketing themes.
From Android 5.0 and Windows 10, to the Apple Watch, Microsoft Band, OnePlus One, Google antitrust allegations and the console wars, we look back at highlights from the year's top tech news on Neowin.
For years, Surface owners have been limited in their ability to create recovery drives without having a working device
It's the end of the year and the Microsoft Store has goodies on sale, with PCs, Surface, Xbox, Skype Credit and more up to 50% off.
The Surface Pro 3 has been on-sale for six months now which means it is time to take a look back at the highs and lows of the tablet since its launch.
Microsoft released a tacky Surface Pro 3 commercial last month and based on the traffic to that video, it is the best one yet even though it is a bit cringeworthy.
Microsoft is currently promoting 'Switch to Surface' that is targeted at Mac users, and if you thinking this sounds somewhat familiar, Apple used to do this many years ago too.
After launching its Surface Hub app back in October, Microsoft has now updated it with new features, including the ability to turn off the hardware Windows button on the front of the Surface Pro 3.
For the pen to ever have mainstream adoption, it should be used consistently no matter where you are, like the mouse or keyboard. Ideally, you should be able to write, draw and mark-up with the pen...
The LAUSD is officially putting a stop to a program that was set to purchase an eventual 1.3 billion dollars worth of iPads and distribute them to all the students in the district.
Tablet sales growth has almost ground to a halt with the iPad seeing its first yearly decline. However, Android and Windows-powered tablets are seeing continued improvements over market averages.
Microsoft has created a custom solution for the NFL that allows teams to view images and interactive content on the sidelines of every game and we got to spend a little bit of time with it.
If you have a Surface Pro 3, Microsoft has detailed the next update that will be coming to the device that will fix a few bugs and improve the overall experience.
HP has announced their ENVY x2 and it takes nearly all of the features and packages them into a form factor that mimics that of the Surface Pro 3 but the aesthetics are not as clean.
From Windows preview updates and the new Visual Studio, to Cortana everywhere, the rollout of Android 5.0, and a bit of Raspberry Pi, we take a look back at highlights from this week's top tech news.
Microsoft partnered up with CNN for the elections coverage and gave the news team a bunch of Surfaces to proudly display, but some of the announcers couldn't let go of their iPads during the event.
Microsoft has released new firmware for the Surface Pro 3 today that addresses several issues including Wi-Fi, Bluetooth drive updates, and an issue with the Pro 3 dock sleep state transition.
From Surface success and Fire failure, to the death of Nokia, OnePlus pre-orders, new Windows devices and the end of free Xbox Music, we take a look back at highlights from this week's top tech news.
Microsoft is in transition to become a devices and services company, and things aren't looking too bad as Surface could soon be a billion dollar business for the company in the near future.
Microsoft is quietly putting the Surface Pro 2 to bed as the product has disappeared from the Microsoft store and even the link on Surface.com now leads to a dead end.
In a new advert, a very friendly Microsoft sales associate explains why you should purchase a Surface Pro 3 instead of a Mac, whether it's for your daughter or for yourself.
From Windows news and Android 5.0, to a bunch of Apple devices, Surface, Xbox and PS4 updates, stuff on fire, and Bono, we take a look back at highlights from the week's top tech coverage on Neowin.
Microsoft has released a Surface video on its YouTube channel that goes back to its dubstep roots, while highlighting the key features of the tablet and saying that it is the most productive tablet.
Microsoft's new firmware updates bring various fixes and enhancements to the Surface 2, and a further update will make its way to the Surface Pro 3 to improve Wi-Fi connectivity "in the coming weeks".
Microsoft has released a new 'Surface Hub' app, allowing users to adjust their preferences for the Surface Pen - but future releases are expected to offer even more customization options.
It has been an interesting day on the Surface front as Microsoft reassured its customers that the company is in it for the long haul when it comes to the Pro tablets but the RT front has been quiet.
In a blog post by Microsoft today, they have confirmed that they are working on a new Surface Pro model but the details were light about what the new model will include or when it will ship.
Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella has provided a statement via the company's official Surface blog saying it's committed to the tablet line. The blog post also positions the tablet as an enterprise device.
Fresh claims have emerged that Microsoft plans to launch its new Surface 3 tablet ahead of the holiday season - but the same sources also claim that the Surface mini will be launched this year too.
We have seen Microsoft's Surface show up in many places but jail is certainly a new one but that's the case in Dayton, Ohio where a Surface has been installed for video visitation.
The story of the Surface mini is a tale of last minute cancellation and turmoil - and with the kill order coming from the top, there is a good chance the device may be done for good.
The Surface mini failed to appear at Microsoft's keynote in the spring, having been pulled at the last minute, but thousands of the devices were made - and we got to spend some time with one.
Microsoft has released a new video that highlights how its Surface is being used in the NFL, which is part of a 400 million dollar advertising partnership the company formed with the NFL.
Microsoft's website currently shows that the Surface 2 64GB model is out of stock, seeing that this device is quite old, is this a sign that a new model will be released soon?