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Royal Caribbean Cruise Ship Deploys 55,000 Windows 8.1 Tablets

Staff aboard ‘smart ship' Quantum of the Seas given Intel-based devices

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Mysterious Lumia Phablet Surfaces, Hinting at Microsoft's Midrange Phone Plans

Microsoft appears to be continuing its strategy of selling affordable rather than premium phones. AdDuplex logs show a new phablet, the RM-1062, will ship to AT&T, with the Lumia 735 heading to Sprint.

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Microsoft Awakes

The company is finding its way again. It’s already a power in cloud computing. Could it finally begin to master mobile?

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Microsoft's Surface Turns First Profit in 2 Years

After two years and nearly $2 billion in losses, Microsoft's Surface turned a profit in the September quarter.

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Microsoft: Surface Pro 3 Tablet is Selling at Twice the Rate of the Pro 2

Buyers are snapping up the well-regarded Surface Pro 3 tablet, which has replaced virtually all other versions on Microsoft's website. In the earnings call, Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella also talked up the Xbox and Lumia businesses.

Microsoft's 'Big Opportunity' to Goose Device Share Stalls Before it Gets Started

Microsoft's push to move its device needle from 14% just got harder. Gartner today forecast that the company's share will be flat this year and climb only slightly in 2015.

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Why the Surface Pro 3 Has Quietly Replaced My Work PC

The Surface Pro 3 offers all the advantages of a tablet along with all the performance of a solid notebook. Until I can do better, there's no reason to go back.

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Review: Surface Pro 3 Isn’t Really What Enterprises Want in a Laptop

Microsoft’s Surface Pro 3 is touted as the tablet that can replace your laptop, but is it what businesses want to issue to all their employees?

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Microsoft Pledges Commitment to Surface Line and Surface Pro 3 Accessories

Hoping to ease the concerns of business customers, Microsoft announced that the Surface line is here to stay, and the Surface Pro 3's accessories will work with the next version of the tablet.

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Why Windows 10 Isn't the Big Leap Forward Microsoft Says It Is

Going from Windows 8 to Windows 10 implies that Microsoft has big plans for the new version of its operating system. Given what we've seen so far, this appears to be the case – but is it really enough to justify skipping Windows 9?

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With Windows 10, Will Microsoft Truly Listen to Customers?

Microsoft has launched what it calls its 'largest-ever open collaborative development' effort to try to ensure its next operating system is what customers want. But has Microsoft really learned from the mistakes of Windows 8?

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Why IT Will Love Windows 10

Yes, the interface is a big improvement over Windows 8. The real appeal of Windows 10, though, might be the user and device management features that should have IT departments excited.

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Microsoft's Surface Pro 3 Docking Station is a Capable, Costly Upgrade

Microsoft's Surface Pro Docking Station drastically upgrades your productivity. But why does everything about the Surface have to be so expensive?

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Microsoft's Surface Mini Tablet is Reportedly Really Real, But Not Really

According to leaked news, Microsoft has made a Surface mini tablet but hasn't yet decided whether to sell it. Given the spare specs and anemic small-slate sales, the company's hesitation is understandable

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Smaller Windows PC Makers Nip at Apple's Heels in Customer Satisfaction

Apple again topped rival computer makers in an annual customer satisfaction survey, the 10th year in a row its Macs have whipped Windows PCs.

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6 Tips for Replacing Your Windows Laptop With a Surface Pro 3

Planning to ditch your laptop for a Windows tablet such as the Surface Pro 3? These tips will help you set up, secure and make the most of your new device.

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Microsoft: Number of Certified Windows Devices has Quadrupled in a Year's Time

New form factors, price points, and a greater diversity of hardware partners make for fertile ground for PCs this holiday season, Microsoft says.

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At IFA, Microsoft Counters Chromebooks, Android With Dirt-Cheap Windows Devices

The new era of dirt-cheap Windows PCs and tablets is here after months of preparation.

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