All Hands on Tech: Microsoft Surface 2

Microsoft's flagship hardware for Windows 8 is here. Microsoft broke into the tablet market one year ago with the Surface. Now its sequel is here with the Surface 2 and Surface Pro 2.

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: October 25th, 2013 Brian Jackson


Microsoft Surface 2 likely to see better distribution at launch

Microsoft Corp. is readying for a wider distribution of its Surface 2 tablet at launch than its first Surface tablet that was only available to buy directly from Microsoft for months after launch,

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: September 18th, 2013 Brian Jackson


Souped-up Microsoft Surface Pro tablet coming in January

It won't be available in time for Christmas, but not too long into the new year users will be able to purchase the Surface Pro tablet from Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ: MSFT).According to a

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: November 29th, 2012 Jeff Jedras

Battle of the tablets: can Surface win over iPad fans?

With all of the big launch events behind us, the battle of the tablets has now begun in earnest.Apple’s iPad received an upgrade to the fourth-generation version in late October, alongside the release

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: November 6th, 2012 Brian Jackson

All Hands on Tech: Microsoft Surface

The Microsoft Surface tablet is now available widely at retailers in Canada following the launch of Windows 8. We got a hands on demo of the device at Microsoft's Windows Phone 8 launch

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: October 31st, 2012 Brian Jackson

A look back at Microsoft Surface technology

Last week, Microsoft announced that its motion sensing technologies like Microsoft Kinect won't be limited to PCs and video game consoles.Sensors and display advancements will change how humans interact with computers and lead

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: October 12th, 2010 ITBusiness Staff

Toronto firm’s versatile Windows 7 mapping app has many business uses

A Toronto-based Microsoft partner has developed a touch screen mapping application for Windows 7 that can be used for selling a condo, coordinating a police incident command centre, and potentially much more.Dubbed Falcon

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: August 6th, 2009 Brian Jackson

Touching donation – Ontario college gets Microsoft Surface unit

The Ontario College of Art & Design (OCAD) is partnering with Microsoft Canada Co. to equip a brand new digital media laboratory with a Microsoft Surface unit and turn its students into developers

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: April 15th, 2009 Brian Jackson

Microsoft to give small developers access to Surface SDK

Microsoft at its Professional Developers Conference in Los Angeles next week will expand access to its Surface SDK for building applications for its surface computing platform.Developers will no longer need to first buy

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: October 28th, 2008 Paul Krill

Microsoft exec describes marvels that lurk beneath Surface

In a few years, the things you put on your coffee table might suddenly be a whole lot more interesting.Imagine instead of flopping that bowl of fake plastic fruit on there, you could

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: October 3rd, 2008 Brian Jackson