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March 01, 2006

Origami – the Microsoft Tablet PC?

At first glance, it looks like an huge iPod of sorts. Rumors abound that this is what Bill Gates has been saying to fight Apple’s iPod with. MS surely is into the media player business now. The Origami Project was discovered last week and it’s been making some buzz but I don’t think t’will compete […]

September 10, 2013

Microsoft Surface 2 tablets to come September 23

Microsoft’s flagship tablets, the Surface RT and the Surface Pro, have been out for a year now. This month, the company plans to unveil the next generation of Surface tablets in New York – set to go out in the limelight with hardware & software improvements.

June 19, 2012

Microsoft Surface Windows 8 tablet announced

Steve Ballmer has just officially announced Microsoft’s own tablet called, Surface, gearing up take Microsoft and Windows 8 in a Mexican standoff with the iPad and Android.

September 23, 2009

Microsoft’s Courier is a Foldable Tablet

Looks like Microsoft is in its later stage of development of a foldable tablet PC called Courier. Gizmodo has the scoop on a set of photos and demo video.

September 30, 2014

Microsoft roundup: Windows ‘TH’, Hardware Conference, and more

We are a few hours away from what will be the unveiling of Microsoft’s newest operating system, and here’s what to expect tonight.

September 30, 2014

HP outs budget-friendly Stream tablets and laptops

HP has unveiled four new devices that are powered by Windows 8 and carry affordable price tags – the Stream 7 and Stream 8 tablets, and the 11.6-inch and 13.3-inch Stream laptops.

September 04, 2014

Acer Iconia Tab 8 W: Windows 8.1 tablet for Php6.5k

Windows 8 tablets are becoming more and more affordable with Archos and HP announcing sub-$200 models. Acer has also announced its own $150 version with the Iconia Tab 8 W.

August 26, 2014

Microsoft Surface RT 2 gets a USD100 price cut

Microsoft has silently slashed $100 off on all the models of the Windows RT-powered Surface 2 which includes the standard 32GB variant (USD349), the 64GB model (USD449), as well as the LTE-enable version (USD579) which also has a built-in 64GB internal storage.

June 07, 2014

Microsoft ups pre-order for Surface Pro 3, starts at $799

Microsoft has launched the pre-order page for their latest MS Surface Pro 3 with a starting price tag of $799.

January 04, 2014

Microsoft Surface Pro 2 gets an engine makeover

Just two months after it hit the shelves, Microsoft has quietly revamped the Surface Pro 2’s processor from an Intel Core i5-4200U to a newer (and presumably faster) i5-4300U.

December 24, 2013

Best Windows 8 tablets under 10-inches

2013 has brought us interesting gadgets especially in the world of tablets. While the majority may prefer to bask under the influence of sub-10-inch Android and iOS slates, let’s not forget the new players that hit the ground running with Microsoft’s Windows 8.1 OS. Here are the best Windows 8 tablets with screen sizes under […]

December 05, 2013

Microsoft Surface Pro 2 arrives locally, starts at Php60k

It’s almost the end of the year and a lot of gadgets are still arriving for the Christmas season. Among them is the Microsoft Surface Pro 2.

November 09, 2013

YugaTech Christmas Gadget Guide: Tablets

You can only do so much on a smartphone and not everyone needs the power of a laptop. Years ago, only a few people really wanted a tablet, but now that the form factor is finally realizing its full potential, we figured that it would be awesome to make a Christmas Gadget Guide to tablets.

September 23, 2013

Microsoft announces Surface RT 2

Apart from the Surface Pro 2, Microsoft has also announced another tablet, the Surface 2; a follow-up to the last year’s Surface RT.

September 23, 2013

Microsoft Surface Pro 2 now official

Over at New York City, Microsoft has announced the successor to its flagship tablet from last year, the 2nd-gen Microsoft Surface Pro.

September 06, 2013

Toshiba outs Encore, an 8-inch Windows 8.1 tablet

The Acer Iconia W3, the first Windows 8 tablet under 10-inch, has finally met its match and it comes in the form of Toshiba Encore; an Intel Bay Trail-powered 8-inch slate running on the revamped version of Windows 8.

August 27, 2013

Microsoft: What’s Next After CEO Ballmer Retires?

Company executives come and go, and as with the case of Microsoft’s CEO Steve Ballmer, the retirement is slightly unexpected or too early. Ballmer has been at the helm of Microsoft for the last 13 years and has made a lot of changes for Microsoft.

June 05, 2013

Hands-on: Acer Iconia W3 Windows 8 tablet

For those you who wants to be a get a little more acquainted with Acer’s recently announced Windows 8 tablet – the Iconia W3, we’ve prepared short introduction piece, as well as a hands-on video.

June 04, 2013

Acer Iconia W3: 8-inch Windows 8 tablet launched

Yesterday, Acer formally launched new products in time for the opening of Computex. The show-stopper of the lot is the Acer Iconia W3, an 8-inch Windows 8 tablet.

May 11, 2013

Acer Aspire P3 ultrabook-tablet hybrid lands, priced

Acer’s own version of a Windows 8 tablet and laptop hybrid, the Aspire P3, has finally arrived in the Philippines with a retail price of Php33,900.

May 03, 2013

Microsoft Surface Pro Review

Microsoft introduced the Surface Pro to make a compelling case for Windows 8 and for the longest time, Windows was left behind the growing market of Android and iOS tablets. Microsoft’s counter is the Surface Pro. Check out the full review below if they hit the target right in the head.

March 30, 2013

Microsoft Surface Pro in the flesh, first impressions

We received this review unit of the Microsoft Surface Pro last week but we only got to unbox it this week-end. We also got to compare it with our own MS Surface RT (which we reviewed earlier here).

February 12, 2013

Apple continues to dominate the tablet industry

Before the end of January, IDC released the result of their research on the tablet market. As the firm have predicted, tablet shipment continued to soar as more and more people and companies adapt to the post-PC revolution. Not so surprisingly, Apple remains the dominating force in the industry, continuing to pull away from its […]

February 09, 2013

Microsoft Surface RT Review

For every army, there’s a leader. In this case, Microsoft has the Surface to lead the waves of the Windows OS to battle. Something tells us that it is a perfect epitome of what the rest of the Windows devices should be like – but should we trust that right away? Read on our full […]

December 19, 2012

Nokia tablet in the works, due for MWC

According to a report, Nokia is said to be working on a 10-inch tablet running Windows RT. On the other hand, sources also indicate that the company will be skipping CES for MWC.

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