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Twin-screen Duo puts Microsoft back in smartphone game

Oct 03, 2019 - 3:18 PM

The Surface Duo sports two 'paper-thin' 5.6-inch screens that unfold and work in harmony with a specially tailored Android operating system

MICROSOFT SURFACE DUO. This handout photo obtained October 2, 2019 courtesy of Microsoft shows a woman looking at a new dual-screen device Surface Duo. Handout photo by Microsoft/AFP

IN PHOTOS: Microsoft Surface Book 2

Oct 18, 2017 - 6:10 PM

Microsoft says its new laptop is twice as powerful as the latest MacBook Pro

WATCH: A quick hands-on with Microsoft's Surface Studio

Jul 20, 2017 - 1:32 PM

We try out Microsoft s stunning all in one along with the Surface Dial and Surface Pen at Microsoft s partners conference Inspire 2017

Microsoft out to regain ground in schools with Surface Laptop

May 03, 2017 - 12:33 PM

Along with the new laptop Microsoft also reveals the Windows 10 S operating system – devices running on which could go for as low as 189

COOL CAT. After the Surface Studio, Microsoft adds another cool-looking device to their hardware roster, the Surface Laptop. Screenshot from Microsoft/YouTube

Microsoft's Surface Studio PC is for the creator in everyone

Oct 27, 2016 - 12:34 AM

The Surface Studio is what Microsoft is touting as a computer for creators of all types

THE SURFACE STUDIO. Microsoft Corporate VP of Devices, Panos Panay introduces Microsoft Surface Studio at a Microsoft news conference October 26, 2016 in New York.  Photo by Don Emmert/ AFP

Microsoft announces Surface Book i7

Oct 26, 2016 - 11:36 PM

The new hybrid computer is scheduled to come out in November

SURFACE BOOK I7. Screen shot from livestream.

Microsoft's Paint app revamp to get 3D drawing capabilities

Oct 11, 2016 - 5:48 PM

Microsoft enthusiast WalkingCat reveals some leaked videos of the new Paint on Twitter

THE NEW PAINT. Screen shot from Twitter video.

Microsoft delivers earnings surprise, stock rises

Jul 20, 2016 - 5:50 PM

The tech giant closes out its fiscal year with a 38 rise in profit to 16 8 billion

epa05329564 Chief Executive Officer of Microsoft Corp. Satya Nadella talks to an audience during the Microsoft Developer Festival in Jakarta, Indonesia, 26 May 2016. EPA/BAGUS INDAHONO

Tablet market ended 2015 on weak note – research firm

Feb 02, 2016 - 12:54 PM

More people switched to laptops while others are taking longer to replace their tablets

epa04922919 Apple's new iPad Pro on display following Apple's announcement of new products during an event from the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium in San Francisco, California, USA, 09 September 2015. Apple launched a revamped Apple TV on 09 September, calling its focus on apps 'the future of television.' The online content hub integrates TV and movie viewing, video games, music and other media with a new operating system, TV OS, and a souped-up remote that searches for content and controls playback with voice control. At a product presentation before thousands of journalists and Apple employees in San Francisco, Apple introduced the latest iPhone and iPads, as well as new designs and features for Apple Watch. EPA/MONICA DAVEY

Reorganization costs hit Microsoft profit

Apr 24, 2015 - 9:02 AM

The tech giant s net profit for the fiscal quarter ending March 31 falls 12 to 4 985 billion on revenues which rose 6 to 21 7 billion

MICROSOFT. A file picture dated 06 January 2010 shows the Microsoft booth at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA. Photo by Andrew Gombert/EPA

Microsoft Surface Pro 3, fastest texting challenge (TechRap)

May 26, 2014 - 12:04 PM

Microsoft unveils Surface Pro 3 Unboxing Samsung Series 9 Ultra High Def Curved TV Fastest texting challenge

Microsoft unveils Surface Pro 3 pitched as laptop replacement

May 21, 2014 - 1:32 AM

Coming in June the iPad Air rival sports a 12 inch display and is powered by Intel Core i7 processor on the top end model

Microsoft tops expectations with record revenue

Jan 24, 2014 - 6:35 AM

Microsoft reported net income of 6 56 billion on revenue that hit a record high of 24 52 billion in the quarter that ended December 31

RECORD REVENUE. Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer addresses shareholders during the Microsoft Shareholders Annual Meeting November 19, 2013. Photo by Stephen Brashear/Getty Images/AFP

TechRap: Microsoft Surface 2, Samsung curved smartphone

Sep 30, 2013 - 3:01 PM

Twitter to push critical crisis info to mobile with alerts Microsoft releas tablets Surface 2 and Surface Pro 2 And Samsung to introduce a curved smartphone

Microsoft’s Surface RT more profitable than competition

Nov 07, 2012 - 2:09 PM

IHS iSuppli has released results on a teardown analysis of the Surface RT calling it more profitable to make than other tablets

TEARDOWN. A teardown analysis of the Surface RT reveals higher potential profits than the competition.

Microsoft marks shift with Windows 8, new tablet

Oct 26, 2012 - 1:36 AM

Windows 8 brings together the best of the PC and the tablet said Microsoft chief Steve Ballmer

UNITED STATES, New York : Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer speaks during a press conference at Pier 57 to officially launch Windows 8 in New York October 25, 2012. Microsoft said Thursday its "reimagined" Windows 8 will launch Friday in 37 languages and 140 worldwide markets, as the tech giant unveiled the new version of its computer operating system. AFP PHOTO / TIMOTHY A. CLARY

A look at Microsoft Surface’s two flavors

Oct 25, 2012 - 6:16 PM

See what s the different about the Microsoft Surface RT tablet and its big brother the Surface Pro