Linked by Thom Holwerda on Tue 19th Jun 2012 00:10 UTC
Windows So, the Microsoft announcement - taking place as I write this, 01:45 in my timezone - turns out to be a bigger deal than expected. Microsoft just announced it's going full-on hardware - the company announced a new tablet called 'Surface', and boy, is this thing something to behold. Microsoft's hardware partners? They're not happy right now. Update: Here's Microsoft's official Surface site. I believe someone coined the phrase 'sexy as a succubus' in the comments about Vizio? Stealin' it! Update II: They aren't just taking the iPad head-on - this is a straight-up MacBook Air competitor.
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RE: Quite Exciting.
by vodoomoth on Wed 20th Jun 2012 15:14 UTC in reply to "Quite Exciting."
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With USB Ports, the potential for being able to directly connect a printer would seem possible, provided the driver support.

Reading this made me wonder (again!) why we still need, in this day and age, "a driver" to simply print something. MS could have made this seamless.

Edited 2012-06-20 15:15 UTC

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