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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.
If you are in the market for a Surface Pro 3, now is the time as Amazon has slashed prices on the tablet by $100 and is also offering a $100 gift card to sweeten the deal.
Microsoft is currently including a free protective sleeve with purchases of its Surface Pro 3 tablet, along with a $100 promotional code - but these offers will only be available for a limited time.
From free music and festive deals, to Lenovo's global recall, Flight Sim's return, the end of the Nexus 5 and the cheapest Windows Phone ever, we look back at highlights from the week's top tech news.
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.
This week saw devastating Azure outages, lot's of Black Friday deals and plenty of Windows 10 news which included a kernel change in our in-depth tech roundup of the week.
Microsoft has announced a range of promotions and discounts for Black Friday, including up to $150 off its Surface Pro 3 tablet, and a Dell Inspiron notebook with 15.6-inch touchscreen for $279.
The November firmware update for the Surface Pro 3 is now available. The small update brings a wealth of improvements to the already excellent tablet.
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.
Microsoft wants to take you to a winter wonderland with its Surface Pro 3...or something. This is the first holiday themed ad from the company and it features singing, Photoshop and a Macbook Air.
Austrian is switching to 'paperless cockpits' and is rolling out hundreds of Microsoft's tablets to its pilots as an 'electronic flight bag', storing navigation charts and aircraft documentation.
Microsoft has announced today that the Surface Pro 3 has cleared all the hurdles needed to be available for sale to government employees through General Services Administration (GSA).
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.
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.
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.
From new Surface tablets and interesting experiments, to new Office, the end of the Icon and some 'inarticulate' comments, we take a look back at highlights from this week's top tech news on Neowin.
If you are a graphic artist using the Surface Pro 3, you will soon be able to adjust the sensitivity curves of the pen which will be a seriously welcomed feature for its users.
Microsoft is now rolling out the latest firmware update for its Surface Pro 3, cryptically referring in its release notes to "additional upcoming configurations" for the Surface Pen on the tablet.
Microsoft and Adobe touted an improved working relationship at the latter company's annual MAX conference yesterday, a glance at the new Microsoft's focus on its software partners.
Microsoft and Adobe have teamed up to show what is possible when you break down traditional barriers and use all sorts of new input mechanisms for creating digital content.
Adobe is holding its MAX conference this week and for those individuals who are attending the event, Microsoft is giving every single one of them a Surface Pro 3 for free.
Microsoft's top of the line tablet, the Surface Pro 3, is using a chip that is now over a year old but with Broadwell chips right around the corner will the company include the new chips soon?
Microsoft is starting to offer its Surface Pro 3 to the educational sector, allowing schools, colleges and universities to purchase the device at a 10% discount than the high street.
Microsoft's Surface Pro 3 tablet has qualified for authorization for use as an Electronic Flight Bag, replacing the heavy and bulky paper documentation that airline pilots must carry on board.
Microsoft has said that the Surface Pro 3 shortage that is affecting some regions around the world will soon be remedied after stronger than anticipated demand for the device caused stock to run low.
Microsoft is offering a free one-year subscription to the New York Times Crossword app if you purchase a Surface Pro 3 directly from Microsoft before October 6th.
It has been three months since I first got my hands on the Pro 3 and it's time to take a look at the long term use of the device to see if it is better or worse after than launch-hype has worn off.
The Microsoft Surface Pro 3 is finally available to the rest of the world. The tablet will be available in 25 additional markets starting today. The Surface Docking Station will also be available.
Microsoft has started sending out cardboard versions of its Surface Pro 3 to schools in Australia as a way to promote the tablet for educational use in that country.
Microsoft may soon have some competition on its hands in the large-screen tablet realm, with Apple reportedly taking on the Surface Pro 3 with a 12.9-inch iPad set for release in early 2015.
Microsoft has acknowledged that there is an issue with a small number of Surface Pro 3s that have an i7 and that a fix is coming soon but you should not worry about the thermometer screen.
If you have a Surface Pro 3 with an i7 and your device has been running hot, it looks like a fix has been uncovered; it involves killing a few processes that spin up from time to time.
Earlier this month, Microsoft started shipping Surface Pro 3s with Core i7 processors in them but some users are now reporting that the device gets excessively hot and is overheating.
If you have a Surface Pro 3 and keep accidentally hitting the Windows key with the palm of your hand when using the device and want to disable the button, you can do so with a few simple steps.
The Surface RT, Surface Pro and Surface Pro 3 all received firmware updates today as part of Patch Tuesday. Improvements for Ethernet, WiFi and the front-facing LifeCam were amongst the updates.
In a new series of ads by Microsoft shows off its Surface Pro 3 by going head to head with Apple's Macbook Air. Some of the best features of the Surface Pro 3 make an appearance.
Microsoft's Surface Pro 3 will arrive in 25 more markets on August 28th. The device has already gone up for pre-order on each market's Microsoft Surface Pro websites with delivery due on launch day.
If you are a student and are interested in purchasing the Surface Pro 3, you can get the i3 model starting at at $649.99 and there are discounts on other models of the Surface Pro 3 and 2 as well.
Today is the day that the i3 and i7 version of the Surface Pro 3 are finally on sale at local stores and for those of you who pre-ordered them, you should be getting shipping notifications very soon.
Far too often the tech community gets caught up in the minutest details of using a product, but taking a step back offers a refreshing look at a device from the perspective of the average user.
Attendees at Microsoft's Worldwide Partner Conference this week will be able to pick up a Surface Pro 3 bundle with a promotional discount of $229 off the standard retail price of $1428.
Microsoft has announced its back to school promotion that includes $150 towards the purchase price of a new PC when you sign up for Office but sadly, the Surface Pro 3 is not part of this deal.
Microsoft has started pushing out updates to its new released Surface Pro 3 that will address several issues but the Wi-Fi connectivity issue will not be released until next week.
According to sources, Microsoft will stop stocking the Surface Pro 2 at most of its brick and mortar locations. Instead, interested party's will have to order the device online.
Microsoft has released new videos on its Surface Pro 3, with one successfully managing to include just about every significant and noteworthy feature of the new 12-inch tablet in under 90 seconds.