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Nokia Announces the Lumia 1520, a Lumia Tablet, and More

Nokia Announces the Lumia 1520, a Lumia Tablet, and More

By Sean Patterson October 22, 2013

After months of rumors Nokia has officially unveiled its first six-inch Windows Phone 8 smartphone, the Lumia 1520. Along with the smartphone, Nokia also announced five other mobile devices, including a 10.1-inch Windows RT tablet, the Lumia 2520. The Lumia …

Surface Pro Goes On Sale February 9 Surface Pro Goes On Sale February 9

Despite Microsoft’s best attempts at spin, all reports point to the Surface RT being kind of a failure as far as tablets are concerned. Fans will still defend the device, however, and tell us to wait until the Surface Pro …

Samsung Won't Bring Its Windows RT Tablet To U.S. Samsung Won't Bring Its Windows RT Tablet To U.S.

Windows RT is strange. It’s Windows 8, but not really. It lacks many of the features that consumers have come to expect from Windows over the years, and that translates to confusion among consumers. That confusion just killed one Windows …

Microsoft Is Bringing Surface To More Retailers Microsoft Is Bringing Surface To More Retailers
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An analyst with Detwiler Fenton said last week that Microsoft’s Surface wasn’t doing so well. The analyst attributed the lack of success to two causes – limited distribution and a high price. Microsoft hasn’t fixed the price yet, but it …

Google Now Has A Windows RT Search App Google Now Has A Windows RT Search App

Google has finally launched a search app for Windows RT, weeks after the Windows 8 app was released. Here are the features as listed in the Windows Store: Google Searchbox – Type your search right from the app home screen, …

The 32GB Surface Isn't As Spacious As It Claims The 32GB Surface Isn't As Spacious As It Claims

Microsoft’s Surface is apparently popular. The company’s first foray into the tablet market resulted in the 32GB tablet selling out in less than a day. Consumers were stuck with the 64GB model, but that might not be such a bad …

Kindle App Now Available On Windows 8 Kindle App Now Available On Windows 8
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Microsoft is still partying like its 1995 up in New York City and for good reason – Windows 8 is launching at midnight. All the major software developers are joining in the fun by letting everybody know that their respective …

This Is What Skype On Windows 8 Looks Like This Is What Skype On Windows 8 Looks Like
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Windows 8 is making software developers rethink how their applications look and feel. That is doubly true for Skype as they had to create a completely new interface for Windows 8 while appeasing their new overlords at Microsoft. The results …

Microsoft Drops Surface For Science Microsoft Drops Surface For Science

The Surface YouTube channel has finally started showing signs of activity recently as Microsoft drums up the hype for its entry into the tablet market. The base $499 device has already sold out, but Microsoft still has plenty of hype …

Microsoft Surface Sells Out In A Day Microsoft Surface Sells Out In A Day

Microsoft finally revealed the price of the Surface yesterday. Folks can pick up the basic 32GB model without a touch cover for $499.00. I personally thought it was too expensive, but it seems that everybody else did not. If you …

Microsoft Surface Launching Alongside Windows 8 Microsoft Surface Launching Alongside Windows 8
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During the Microsoft Surface event back in June, Microsoft said that the Windows RT version of the device would launch alongside Windows 8. Now that we know Windows 8 will be launching on October 26, does that claim still hold …

Microsoft's Surface Might Be Kind Of Expensive Microsoft's Surface Might Be Kind Of Expensive
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Tablets are a hard thing to price. You want every device to be sold at a profit, unless you’re Google, but you want it to be reasonable. Apple’s iPad and certain Android tablets are on the high end of the …

Surface May Only Be Wi-Fi Capable At Launch Surface May Only Be Wi-Fi Capable At Launch
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Do you like to use mobile data with your tablets? You might want to sit out on Microsoft’s Surface tablet, at least at launch. There’s no doubt that Wi-Fi is still the most popular, and preferred, method for people to …

Microsoft Tablet: Company Unveils Surface Microsoft Tablet: Company Unveils Surface

The Microsoft tablet is now a reality. After several days of endless pundit speculation, Microsoft’s super-secret announcement has arrived in the form of Surface, a 10.6-inch, Windows 8-optimized tablet that comes complete with full HD, USB 3.0 support, a plethora …