The Surface RT was officially declared dead by Microsoft, but a Windows 8.1 RT Update 3 should land in September. Read about it!
Analyst estimates look into just how much Microsoft Surface losses have cost the company to date, and it's a staggeringly high figure.
Watch today’s Pocketnow Daily as we talk about the initial results of BBM for iOS and Android, which are surprisingly quite positive. Microsoft is next as the company will retain the first-generation Surface for another year, though with a different name this time. We then talk about Samsung and its Galaxy Gear, and when to expect compatibility with other Galaxy smartphones aside from the Note 3. Sony takes the spotlight next as the company has already begun sending press invites for their possible announcement of the Xperia Z1S. We end today’s show talking about the LG G [...]
Learn about everything Microsoft's been up to in efforts to distance itself from bad memories of first-gen Windows RT models.
Hear about Microsoft's recent comments on Surface RT naming, and why we're not sure they make a lot of sense in light of the Surface 2.
Watch today’s Pocketnow Daily as we talk about Steve Ballmer’s recent pay cut on his bonus due to the poor results of the Surface RT. We then go through BlackBerry’s financial situation, and how long they have to live. HTC is next as the company’s quarter results prove devastating results, even though there is talk of a dual-mode Android/Windows Phone smartphone in the works. We then talk about the Samsung Galaxy Gear, and where you can get it now for $90 off. We end today’s show talking about Android 4.3.1 and also the recent rumors of Google Gem, which [...]
See what Microsoft's board had to say about Surface RT blame, and what it did to Steve Ballmer's bonus as a result.
Microsoft is willing to do anything to improve Windows Phone's stance. Read why the Microsoft iPhone buyback program will not help Windows Phone.
Microsoft just unveiled the Surface 2 and Surface Pro 2. Read now to learn why you should be excited for the Surface 2 tablets!
Come with us as we go over all the Microsoft Surface 2 rumors we've heard to date, in anticipation of tomorrow's launch.
Watch today’s Pocketnow Daily as we talk about HP’s introduction of a couple of new Android tablets running on Tegra 4 hardware. Microsoft is next as Steve Ballmer discusses the reality of Windows Phone 8, the Surface, and other flops, even though we also have some hot leaks of Windows Phone 8.1 as well. Google is next as the company has now made their Quickoffice service free for all Android and iOS customers. Then we talk about the Moto X going affordable on Republic Wireless, which also makes the plan for it affordable. We end today’s show talking about the Nexus [...]
Learn how low Microsoft could be setting Surface Touch Cover prices in just about a week's time.
Mountain View & Redmond are fighting again, and Windows Phone users are the victims. Our take on the Google-Microsoft debacle & more on this week's podcast!
Much has changed since our Surface RT review - most notably, its price. At $349, is the Surface RT a good back-to-school buy? Watch this video to find out!
Hear about the new Surface lawsuit, and why investors say Microsoft misled with its statements.
Watch today’s Pocketnow Daily as we talk about how NVIDIA’s CEO has begun teasing the future of Microsoft’s Surface tablets. Samsung is next as “confirmed” reports say that the Galaxy Note III will launch with Android 4.3. New leaks also talk about a possible change in manufacturer for the future Nexus 10. Then we go through some new reports that the future Nexus smartphone will be made by Motorola. We end todays’ show talking the new ads that have reached Google Maps.
All this and more after the break.
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As much as we loved the Microsoft Surface Pro, we won’t deny that the Surface RT was simply one of those products that only a mother could love. Beautifully designed, but terribly clunky in its performance, and app support. Some of us still believe that a second stab at the project would give it a better chance, but most of us still debate if Microsoft will build a second-generation model after the $900M in losses. Still, new statements by some people that are highly involved could prove otherwise.
The Surface RT, love it or hate it, was powered by a Tegra 3, and [...]
Find out what Steve Ballmer had to say about Surface RT sales and Microsoft's excess inventory.
Microsoft has confirmed last week's rumors and implemented some Surface RT price cuts; will it be enough to drive sales?
Hear all about the rumored Surface RT price cut, and find out just how much you could save on a Windows tablet.
The thinnest, lightest, waterproof-iest Android tablet against Microsoft's halo Windows tablet: watch our Tablet Z vs Surface RT video faceoff!
Learn how you can get a free Surface keyboard - either a Touch of Type Cover - with the purchase of a Surface RT tablet.
As we’ve heard at the beginning of the month, Microsoft might be ready to announce it’s second generation of Surface tablets in June. Then came those ugly rumors according to which we’d have to wait until 2014 to see some Microsoft slates and we’re now, more recently, hearing confirmations that it might still be June for the second-wave Surface RT tablets.
Whether our wish-list for the next Surface will be taken into consideration or not, only time will tell. However, Digitimes reports that second-generation Surface RT is expected to land in June. It [...]