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Microsoft Surface Pro UK launch due soon... Finally!

Microsoft Surface Pro UK launch due soon... Finally!

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Microsoft has announced further availability for both its Surface RT and Surface Pro tablets, beginning in late March.  Most notably, the Surface Pro will go beyond the US and Canada, into the UK, Australia, China, France, Germany, Hong Kong... >>

Nokia Music Plus on Windows 8 pictures and hands-on

Nokia Music Plus on Windows 8 pictures and hands-on

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Nokia is about to expand its Nokia Music service beyond the Nokia Lumia handsets, the company has confirmed. But rather than offer it just as an app to other Windows Phone manufacturers like HTC in the same way it is about to do with its navigation maps,... >>

Watch YouTube in Windows 8 for just £724.99

Watch YouTube in Windows 8 for just £724.99

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We've seen some app developers try to get money for nothing - or very little at least - in our time, but we're astounded to see a simple YouTube player app called "YouTube player deluxe" that costs a penny shy of £725. What's most amusing is that the... >>

HP Envy x2
3.5 stars

HP Envy x2

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HP's take on the Windows 8 tablet-meets-laptop concept comes in the form of the Envy x2, an 11.6-inch brushed-aluminium hybrid that, on initial inspection, looks to be a quality nugget of glistening tech. Under the silver-like skin there's the likes of... >>

Microsoft hints Windows support for smaller tablets

Microsoft hints Windows support for smaller tablets

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When Microsoft released its Windows 8, Windows Phone 8 and Windows RT foray to the market last year, it moved for a unified experience across the tablet, mobile phone, and desktop computer. Microsoft now says it is prepared to support demand for different... >>

Microsoft Surface Pro teardown reveals little repairability, scores a 1 out of 10

Microsoft Surface Pro teardown reveals little repairability, scores a 1 out of 10

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Followings its release last week, the Microsoft Surface Pro has been torn-down to reveal what the inside of the Windows 8 tablet is touting.   As usual, the folks at iFixit performed the teardown. The skilled technicians found a whopping 90 screws in... >>

Asus VivoTab Smart
4.0 stars

Asus VivoTab Smart

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The Asus VivoTab Smart is certainly an interesting idea. Boiled down to basics, it's a Windows 8 tablet compressed into the sort of design you'd expect for a Windows RT tablet. That means it's small and light, and will be the ideal device for you to carry... >>

Microsoft: Surface Pro stock improving this week

Microsoft: Surface Pro stock improving this week

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Microsoft has confirmed that Surface Pro stock will strengthen by 16 February, after both the 64GB and 128GB models sold out quickly at most US retail outlets.  The head of the Microsoft Surface Team provided a few details about availability in a chat... >>

Microsoft: Surface Pro selling out at many retail outlets on launch day

Microsoft: Surface Pro selling out at many retail outlets on launch day

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After a bevy of reviews earlier in the week, Microsoft's Surface Pro running Windows 8 went on sale on Saturday in the United States and Canada. The 64GB model starts at $899, with the 128GB model reaching $999.  A few hours after launch in retail stores... >>

Acer Aspire S7 Ultrabook
3.5 stars

Acer Aspire S7 Ultrabook

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Windows 8 has seen the rebirth of, well, pretty much every existing Ultrabook with a new touchscreen equivalent. But the Acer Aspire S7 is more than that. This white veneer-like finish laptop sure does look the part and also manages to cram a new 1080p... >>