• Microsoft Arc Mouse now available for pre-order

    6 days ago - By WMPoweruser

    In addition to the Surface Laptop, Microsoft also announced the new Surface Arc mouse at its press event in May. The new Surface Mouse is the next generation of Microsoft's best-selling Arc Touch Mouse and it features numerous refinements, including the ability to scroll both vertically and horizontally. This new Surface Arc mouse comes in multiple colours [...]
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  • Are you a fan of the Alcantara on Microsoft Surfaces and Type Covers?

    Are you a fan of the Alcantara on Microsoft Surfaces and Type Covers?

    6 days ago - By Windows Central

    Microsoft purposefully chose to use Italian-made Alcantara fabric on its Signature Type Cover for the Surface Pro and now on the new Surface Laptop, and it's become a well-known feature of the Surface brand.
    Alcantara is nothing if not noticeable. It's soft and not unlike suede. And it's sure to draw attention. But what exactly is Alcantara? Read this:
    Everything you need to know about Alcantara
    Alcantara also appears to be somewhat polarizing. The Windows Central community is discussing this very subject in a lively thread in our forums right now:
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  • Surface Book Users Not Allowed To Take Tennessee Bar Exams, MacBook Pro's Touch Bar Banned Too

    6 days ago - By Tech Times

    Take note, lawyers-to-be: the Tennessee Board of Law Examiners has announced new prohibitions regarding the use of certain devices during the bar exam next month. Tough luck if you were planning to use a Surface Book or a tablet.
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  • How to Downgrade from Windows 10 Pro to Windows 10 S

    6 days ago - By Laptop Mag

    If you ask me, Windows 10 S hobbles computers, preventing you from using apps outside of the Windows Store. But if you upgraded your Surface Laptop or other Windows 10 S device to Windows 10 and, for ...
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  • Windows 10 S recovery images for Surface Laptop now available

    Windows 10 S recovery images for Surface Laptop now available

    6 days ago - By Windows Central

    Users with a Surface Laptop can now go back to Windows 10 S thanks to new recovery images that are now available.
    With the launch of the Surface Laptop last week, Microsoft today has made available new recovery images for Surface Laptop users, that can be used when someones device isn't working as intended, or if a user wants to go back to Windows 10 S. The recovery images come with the RTM build of Windows 10 S, along with all the right Surface Laptop drivers for a smooth and clean recovery experience.
    With the Surface Laptop, Microsoft is allowing users a free upgrade to Windows 10 Pro...
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  • Le Surface Laptop de Microsoft bonnet d'âne pour iFixit

    Le Surface Laptop de Microsoft bonnet d'âne pour iFixit

    6 days ago - By Be Geek

    Pour iFixit, Microsoft a fait les pires choix de conception possible pour son Surface Laptop qui est impossible à démonter sans l'abîmer de manière irrémédiable.
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  • Deal: Save up to $150 on Surface Laptop and Surface Pro Essentials Bundle from Microsoft

    6 days ago - By WMPoweruser

    Microsoft Store has now started selling Surface Laptop and Surface Pro Essential Bundle online. Consumers will be able to save up to $150 by buying this bundle from Microsoft. This bundle includes a Surface device, choice of Type Cover and Surface sleeve, 2-year warranty, and 1 year of Office 365. Find the offer details below. Surface [...]
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  • Microsoft's Surface Laptop is even harder to repair than a MacBook

    Microsoft's Surface Laptop is even harder to repair than a MacBook

    6 days ago - By TechRadar

    We recently witnessed the teardown experts over at iFixit give Apple's new MacBooks very poor 1/10 scores for ‘repairability', but Microsoft has gone one worse than that, with its new Surface Laptop being marked 0/10 in terms of how friendly it is - or rather isn't - to repair. In fact, things are that bad with Microsoft's new notebook, iFixit said that “if we could give it a -1 out of 10, we would”. Harsh stuff, indeed. Much like the new MacBooks, one of the reasons the Surface Laptop fares so badly is the heavy use of glue in the machine - iFixit describes it as a “glue-filled...
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  • Current firmware and drivers for the Surface Pro and Surface Laptop now available for download

    6 days ago - By WMPoweruser

    The current firmware and drivers for the Surface Laptop and Surface Pro devices are now available for download. These firmware and driver package contains drivers for all of the components in the Surface Laptop and Surface Pro, as well as updates to the system firmware that have been released via Windows Update. To install this driver [...]
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  • Surface Pro 2017 vs iPad Pro with iOS 11: Productivity Showdown

    Surface Pro 2017 vs iPad Pro with iOS 11:  Productivity Showdown

    6 days ago - By SlashGear

    The two premium tablets of the year have been revealed and all gloves are off in the fight between Microsoft's latest Surface Pro and the new iPad Pros, especially when they get the iOS 11 update later this year. Both have pit themselves against the other and the two are neck in neck in the battle for mobile computing supremacy,...
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  • People taking the bar exam in Tennessee won't be able to use certain Microsoft Surface devices

    People taking the bar exam in Tennessee won't be able to use certain Microsoft Surface devices

    6 days ago - By Business Insider

    The Tennessee state bar has prohibited examinees from bringing their Surface Book and Surface Pro devices to the bar exam next month. Test-takers with laptops using the Windows 10 Creator update, on the other hand, will have to make some adjustments, The Verge reports .
    The Tennessee Board of Law Examiners had to take this decision as SofTest doesn't support the Windows 10 Creator update. It will ask students to notify them before July 12, in order to tweak the accessibility settings and sign an extra addendum to their "Laptop Agreement."
    Users can't bring their Surface Books and Surface...
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  • Microsoft Releases 5th Generation Surface Pro

    6 days ago - By Mobile Tech Today

    The newest version of the Microsoft Surface Pro is now available. It's a lightweight 2-in-1 device that functions like a laptop PC or as a tablet, with six different models ranging from $799 to $2,699.
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  • We dive into the Surface Pro and Laptop with Microsoft's device czar, Panos Panay

    We dive into the Surface Pro and Laptop with Microsoft's device czar, Panos Panay

    6 days ago - By Digital Trends

    We speak with Panos Panay, Microsoft's head of hardware, to learn all about the new Surface Pro and Surface Laptop, and where Microsoft sees itself positioned in terms of the entire Surface device lineup.
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