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[5]: About Damn Time
by JAlexoid on Thu 21st Jun 2012 00:21 UTC in reply to "RE[4]: About Damn Time"
JAlexoid
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2009-05-19

Yes, facts be damned.

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RE[6]: About Damn Time
by lucas_maximus on Thu 21st Jun 2012 09:09 in reply to "RE[5]: About Damn Time"
lucas_maximus Member since:
2009-08-18

Sorry but the anything but Microsoft attitude gets fucking old.

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RE[7]: About Damn Time
by devnet on Thu 21st Jun 2012 15:02 in reply to "RE[6]: About Damn Time"
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2007-01-16

what gets fracking old is people thinking Microsoft is nothing more than a house for crappy products.

Windows 7 phones are pure beauty.

This coming from a Linux user and blogger. The only thing Microsoft really had to do was get hardware in line to make this tablet a reality.

And you're doubting one of the largest tech companies in the world can do that. I think you should think about that for a bit.

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