Linked by Thom Holwerda on Tue 16th Oct 2012 12:14 UTC
Windows After yesterday's TV advertisement, Microsoft finally unveiled the pricing for its Surface tablet - the ARM Windows RT version that is. The cheapest Surface - 32GB without touch cover - will set you back $499. They're aiming straight for iPad pricing here, ignoring the popular cheaper Android offerings. Update: only available in Australia, Canada, China, France, Germany, Hong Kong, the United Kingdom and the United States. As usual.
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Beyond stupid
by tomchr on Tue 16th Oct 2012 13:17 UTC
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Well, it seems like Microsoft is pulling a "need for speed" down the road to guaranteed failure.

This could actually be a good thing, because maybe the wake up call from this monumental screwup will happen sooner rather than later - instead of contemplating Ballmer's and Sinofsky's return from Mars.

Edited 2012-10-16 13:28 UTC

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