Seeing as Microsoft’s first-gen Surface tabs have been colossal sales duds (especially the one running Win RT) and Nokia, which is close to becoming Redmond’s property, is prepping a far superior slate with FHD screen and Snapdragon 800 CPU, you’d think the wisest call at this point would be the halting of the Surface project.
Microsoft to include Skype as a built-in app in the final build of their new Windows 8.1 OS. Messaging app will get kicked out the door.
At Microsoft’s BUILD conference that is set to start later today, a Surface RT has been spotted running Windows RT 8.1 Preview (build 9431). The demo tablet showcases many features that we are likely to see in Windows 8.1.
Microsoft has been working hard to clear their inventory of Surface RT and Surface Pro tablets. The Redmond giants announced that the attendees of the Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference (WPC) will be able to get the Surface RT and Surface Pro at unbelievable prices.
Windows RT may go down the webOS path. Oops…
Say hello to the first screenshots of Outlook RT, coming just a day after the software giants confirmed that Outlook will be coming to RT devices with the Windows 8.1 update. This week, Microsoft announced the impending arrival of their popular Outlook app to RT powered devices. While the preview version of the upcoming Windows
Qualcomm, one of the most dominant forces in the mobile chipset industry, announced that its latest (and greatest) Snapdragon 800 chipset has been certified for use with the soon-to-be-released Microsoft Windows 8.1 RT OS. Microsoft may use the new SoC in their upcoming Surface RT 2 tablet, to be launched later this year. Microsoft is