surface http://winsupersite.com/taxonomy/term/12641/more en Surface Pro 2 Details Emerge http://winsupersite.com/windows-8/surface-pro-2-details-emerge <div class="field-deck"> Surface Pro 2 will include an improved kickstand and internal changes </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A Neowin post this morning details a few of the features in the next generation Surface Pro, which Microsoft will indeed call Surface Pro 2. Here, I'd like to expand just a bit on the information Neowin provided.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/windows-8/surface-pro-2-details-emerge" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/windows-8/surface-pro-2-details-emerge#comments surface Windows 8 Windows 8.1 Mobile devices Hardware Wed, 04 Sep 2013 13:19:00 +0000 28402 at http://winsupersite.com What I Use: November 2012 http://winsupersite.com/windows-8/what-i-use-november-2012 <div class="field-deck"> This is what I really do use regularly </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Some big changes over the past few months. Two Surface tablets, the final version of Windows Server 2012 Essentials, and the HTC Windows Phone 8X round out the new stuff, and I’ve streamlined media consumption. And let’s not forget Black Ops 2!</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/windows-8/what-i-use-november-2012" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/windows-8/what-i-use-november-2012#comments Windows Phone Microsoft Surface surface What I Use Windows 8 Xbox 360 Mobile devices Windows RT Windows Server 2012 Tue, 13 Nov 2012 21:42:00 +0000 10431 at http://winsupersite.com Why Surface RT? Part 4: Task Switching http://winsupersite.com/windows-rt/why-surface-rt-part-4-task-switching <div class="field-deck"> A simple way to switch between apps puts Surface over the top </div> <div class="node-body article-body">While the iPad has certain ecosystem advantages over the recently-released Surface with Windows RT, Microsoft’s entry does of course edge out the Apple device in some key areas as well. And if you’re actually trying to get work done, the ability to easily task switch on the Surface—using any input method, not just touch—is a huge advantage over the iPad.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/windows-rt/why-surface-rt-part-4-task-switching" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/windows-rt/why-surface-rt-part-4-task-switching#comments Microsoft Surface surface Mobile devices Windows RT Mon, 12 Nov 2012 18:56:00 +0000 10341 at http://winsupersite.com Surface Cover Problems: You’re Clicking It Wrong http://winsupersite.com/windows-rt/surface-cover-problems-you-re-clicking-it-wrong <div class="field-deck"> OK, so maybe the touch cover isn't perfect </div> <div class="node-body article-body">With reports, ahem, surfacing that Microsoft’s Surface with Windows RT tablet is suffering from an embarrassing and potentially serious issue, I would be remiss if I didn’t at least mention it. According to complaints on Microsoft’s support web site, the device’s near-required touch cover could be shoddily made, with users reporting splitting in the area where the cover meets the hinge.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/windows-rt/surface-cover-problems-you-re-clicking-it-wrong" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/windows-rt/surface-cover-problems-you-re-clicking-it-wrong#comments Microsoft Surface surface Mobile devices Windows RT Hardware Mon, 12 Nov 2012 14:57:00 +0000 10301 at http://winsupersite.com Why Surface RT? Part 3: USB http://winsupersite.com/windows-rt/why-surface-rt-part-3-usb <div class="field-deck"> Can a single port on the Surface make all the difference in the world? Maybe </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Another major advantage of the Surface over iPad is that it comes with the simplest of hardware niceties: A USB port.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/windows-rt/why-surface-rt-part-3-usb" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/windows-rt/why-surface-rt-part-3-usb#comments Microsoft Surface surface Mobile devices Windows RT Sun, 11 Nov 2012 17:21:00 +0000 10271 at http://winsupersite.com Why Surface RT? Part 2: Microsoft Office http://winsupersite.com/windows-rt/why-surface-rt-part-2-microsoft-office <div class="field-deck"> Only Surface with Windows RT comes with a fully-functional version of Microsoft Office </div> <div class="node-body article-body">While the iPad has certain ecosystem advantages over the recently-released Surface with Windows RT, Microsoft’s entry does of course edge out the Apple device in some key areas as well. And one major advantage of the Surface over iPad is that it comes with a fully functional version of Microsoft Office.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/windows-rt/why-surface-rt-part-2-microsoft-office" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/windows-rt/why-surface-rt-part-2-microsoft-office#comments Microsoft Surface Office 2013 surface Mobile devices Windows RT Sun, 11 Nov 2012 16:28:00 +0000 10261 at http://winsupersite.com Surface with Windows RT: Master the Power Connector http://winsupersite.com/article/windows8/surface-windows-rt-master-power-connector-144731 <div class="field-byline"> Paul Thurrott </div> <div class="node-body article-body">While some may take exception with my criticisms of Microsoft’s Surface with Windows RT devices, one complaint is unassailable: The magnetic plug on the power supply doesn’t work properly. And if you don’t pay attention carefully when you make the connection, you may find yourself without battery power. Don’t be a statistic: Here’s how you can be sure you did it right.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/article/windows8/surface-windows-rt-master-power-connector-144731" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/article/windows8/surface-windows-rt-master-power-connector-144731#comments surface Surface RT Windows 8 Mobile devices Windows RT Sun, 04 Nov 2012 16:51:00 +0000 9971 at http://winsupersite.com Surface with Windows RT: Rotation Lock http://winsupersite.com/article/windows8/surface-windows-rt-rotation-lock-144711 <div class="field-byline"> Paul Thurrott </div> <div class="node-body article-body">If you’re familiar with Windows 8 tablets, you know that many come with a hardware rotation lock, which allows you to prevent the screen from rotating when you physical turn the device. Surface lacks such a button, but there is fortunately a nice software workaround.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/article/windows8/surface-windows-rt-rotation-lock-144711" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/article/windows8/surface-windows-rt-rotation-lock-144711#comments surface Windows 8 Mobile devices Thu, 01 Nov 2012 16:58:00 +0000 9631 at http://winsupersite.com Microsoft Surface: Touch Cover vs. Type Cover http://winsupersite.com/article/windows8/microsoft-surface-touch-cover-type-cover-144697 <div class="field-byline"> Paul Thurrott </div> <div class="node-body article-body">While the Surface with Windows RT may be a bit rough around the edges, there is some deep and obvious innovation in the product as well. Case in the point: The surprisingly useful Touch and Type covers, both of which provide better than expected typing experiences. The only question is: Which one?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/article/windows8/microsoft-surface-touch-cover-type-cover-144697" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/article/windows8/microsoft-surface-touch-cover-type-cover-144697#comments surface Windows 8 Mobile devices Windows RT Tue, 30 Oct 2012 21:04:00 +0000 9421 at http://winsupersite.com Microsoft Surface: microSD Expansion http://winsupersite.com/article/windows8/microsoft-surface-microsd-expansion-144655 <div class="field-byline"> Paul Thurrott </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The more you use Windows RT—and, more specifically, Surface with Windows RT—the more you run into its often maddening limitations. Whether these limitations obviate your desire to buy one will vary by person, of course. But some limitations are more baffling than others.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/article/windows8/microsoft-surface-microsd-expansion-144655" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/article/windows8/microsoft-surface-microsd-expansion-144655#comments surface Windows 8 Mobile devices Windows RT Sun, 28 Oct 2012 12:49:00 +0000 9541 at http://winsupersite.com