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NewsHands on with Microsoft's Surface Pro Pin
Terrence Dorsey22-Jan-13 12:50
staffTerrence Dorsey22-Jan-13 12:50 
I'm glad to see Microsoft going down this path. The past few years have been littered with form factor confusion, and while I don't have clear visibility to what will ultimately emerge as the "right" ones, I do believe there's currently room for something in between a tablet and a notebook. Microsoft remains ahead of the curve in building tablet/notebook convergence devices. Unlike Apple however, Microsoft doesn't have the luxury of showing up to an uncrowded market. As a result, Microsoft has to work a lot harder to convince folks that Surface is a platform worth using - the initial flaws are less excusable when the market is full of mature competitors.
It's a tablet. No, it's a laptop. No, it's... Surface Pro!

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