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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by Shadowmane on Tue 19th Jun 2012 15:34 UTC
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Last I checked about a year ago, Surface was supposed to be their multi-touch table, not a tablet. I guess they changed their mind.

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by MollyC on Tue 19th Jun 2012 18:15 in reply to "Well..."
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The Surface tabletop was rebranded to "PixelSense" a while ago.
see (or, see the link at the bottom of the new

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by tomcat on Tue 19th Jun 2012 19:12 in reply to "Well..."
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There's no reason why the Surface brand can't be expanded to include tablets all the way up to wall-sized interactive displays.

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