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It doesn’t take a rocket scientist to figure out that Microsoft’s Surface RT, and Windows RT for that matter, was doomed from the start. Recent price cuts confirmed it, but nothing quite says it like an official figure inside Microsoft’s latest financial results, showing just how much of a failure the Surface RT turned out to be.
As Microsoft undergoes some internal restructuring, they are more than likely to have realized once and for all that Windows RT and the Surface RT was doomed from the start. So, what now? A sale, that’s what.
Windows RT hasn’t really gotten any traction, nor has Microsoft’s Surface RT tablet and other offerings, thus it could only have been a matter of time until discounts started.
Rising out of the ashes of MegaUpload, Mega’s ultra encrypted cloud storage solution has made itself onto Android via an official Mega application which was launched earlier today.
Windows 8 caused quite an uproar when it was launched last year without the iconic Start button, which has always been synonymous with Windows. The upcoming Windows 8.1 update has been rumoured to usher in the return of said button and is set to launch this week.
There has been a lot of controversy over Windows 8, with one of the main complaints being the lack of a Start button and the operating system’s focus on touch gestures, but the rumoured Windows Blue update was said to fix all of that and bring some welcomed changes, now it’s been officially given a new name.
Rumours will be rumours, and the latest brings a juicy bit of information. Microsoft is supposedly preparing a 7.5-inch Surface tablet that will be produced in the masses to take on the likes of Apple’s iPad Mini and Asus’ Google Nexus 7 which have both proven to be quite successful ‘small’ tablets.
Windows 8 hasn’t received the feedback Microsoft has hoped for, with tablets powered by the operating system selling for outrageously high prices and other cheaper offering outperforming them, a new option is needed. Intel’s CEO has the answer.
Microsoft has been rumoured to join in on the smart watch bandwagon (again), but until now nothing has indicated that that was true. Wall Street Journal sources have confirmed that Microsoft is developing a new smart watch after the failure of their SPOT program which included smart watches in it lineup.
Rumours of a Nokia tablet has been circulating for plenty of years now, with executives fueling excitement for such a device. The Nokia Booklet 3G proved that Nokia could make a proper computer and not just cell phones, could a Nokia tablet be on the cards for the near future?