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Google Attempts Muffling Surface 3 Announcement with Wal-Mart Exclusive Chromebook
If you were awestruck over Microsoft's Surface 3 announcement yesterday, you might have missed some hardware announcements from Google.
Workaround Available for Hyper-V Issues on Windows 10 Build 10049
A bug in Windows 10 Build 10049 stops Hyper-V from working. Here's a workaround.
Hotfix Available to Fix January's Surface Pro 3 Miracast Problems
A hotfix is available for those Surface Pro 3 and Surface Pro 2 users experiencing issues with Miracast after applying a video driver in January.
IBM Jumps on the IoT Bandwagon with $3 Billion, Four Year Investment
IBM is entering the IoT market with a four year, $3 billion investment.
How the Surface 3 was Designed and Created
Designing a new tablet seems like an impossible task, particularly one as thin, light, and feature packed as the Surface 3.
Microsoft Announces the non-Pro Surface 3 3
Today Microsoft has officially announced an addition to its Surface family of tablets, the non-Pro Surface 3.
Windows 10 for Phones to Support non-Microsoft Devices - Sometime 1
A non-Microsoft device Build is being developed, giving hope that HTC, Samsung, Huawei and others could receive their own Windows 10 Build soon.
Project Spartan Makes Its Formal Debut Today Inside New Windows 10 Build 10049 3
Microsoft is finally pushing Project Spartan to Windows Insiders today mixed in with a brand new Build.
Microsoft Band and RunKeeper Partner for April Marathon Challenge 1
Microsoft and RunKeeper have teamed-up for the month of April to challenge you to log marathon miles.
Product Review: Inateck 2.5" External HDD Enclosure
The Inateck HDD enclosure allows you to take additional storage with you wherever you need it.
Protecting the Microsoft Band Screen 8
If you're worried about screen scratches on your Microsoft Band, here's a few solutions to protect your investment.
Possible Smartphone Models Included in Next Windows 10 Build 4
The next build of Windows 10 for phones could come in the next couple weeks and Microsoft has submitted a list of possible Lumia candidates.
Tubecast Pro, a YouTubers App for Windows 8.1 and Windows Phone
Looking for a good YouTube app for Windows 8.1 with unique features and a great UI. Tubecast Pro might be the best YouTube app for Windows.
Short Takes: March 27, 2015
An often irreverent look at this week's other news. In this edition: Applications that run on Windows computers get a new/old name, Windows Phone and Android to date with intent to marry, Microsoft shares the joys of employment with others, IoT gets government guidance, HP unboxes its boxes, and a popular social media network takes to the friendly skies – with lasers.
Surface Pro 3 Gets Its Second Firmware Update for March
Microsoft today has released a second firmware update this month for the Surface Pro 3.
Comments
Microsoft Announces the non-Pro Surface 3
March 31, 2015

If the new docking station works as well as the one for the SP3, there's no reason for a standalone desktop.

Protecting the Microsoft Band Screen
March 30, 2015

Not even an option here in the U.S.

Intro: Improving Sleep with Microsoft Band
March 25, 2015

Agreed. I'm researching sleep "tips" now, which seem to all talk about the importance of pre-sleep preparation.

Planning Your Microsoft Band Charging Routine
March 25, 2015

Would love to see a link to that. I've searched and only find that in relation to laptop batteries, not smart batteries in devices.

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