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Microsoft has made its new Type Covers backwards-compatible, and the older covers work on the new device too - but with a large size difference, the pairing is a not a good look for the Surface.
Retailer Best Buy is now taking pre-orders for all five versions of Microsoft's new Surface Pro 3 tablet and is also exclusively offering the dark blue Type Cover for the 12-inch device.
Microsoft's social media team is now promoting the Surface wireless adapter for its keyboard covers, seemingly one of the few times they've been promoted... and now it's discontinued.
Microsoft has posted a new Surface blog entry, along with a video, that shows the company reaching out to a small group of students who came up with many more accessory concepts for the tablet.
Microsoft announced two new Surface tablets and a bunch of official accessories on Monday, and it may be the add-ons that will make more people check out the tablets.
Microsoft showed off a couple colored Type covers today at the Surface announcement but why are they not leveraging the Xbox brand to help sell more Type covers and Surface tablets?
Microsoft's current offer of a free Touch or Type Cover with the purchase of a Surface RT tablet for people in the US and Canada is scheduled to end on Sunday, June 30th
An update that will launch next week will bring improvements to Microsoft's Surface Touch and Type covers. The update will allow users to select what the top row of keys does.
Microsoft has announced that people who purchase either version of the Surface RT tablet can get either a free Type or Touch Cover from now until June 30 in the U.S. and Canada.
Microsoft UK are offering a free Type Cover or Touch Cover with any purchase of a Surface RT between May 15 2013 and June 30 2013. The offer is only valid for residents of the United Kingdom
Microsoft says it is aware of a new issue with the Surface Pro PC that involves the Trackpad Settings app not recognizing the Touch or Type Cover add-on and is working to fix the problem.
Microsoft has announced that it will have special deals for Black Friday 2012 later this week, including a $50 discount for a second Touch or Type Cover if people purchase a Surface bundle.
A new Microsoft Surface video talks about the Windows RT tablet's Touch Cover, which Microsoft reveals comes from a project that the company tried out way back in 2003.
When it launched its Surface tablet, Microsoft didn't allow the media to properly test its Touch Cover keyboards. But Microsoft allowed an analyst to try them out - here's what he thought about them.