Here are the news stories from the past week that involve or impact the Microsoft Surface line of tablets…
- Second March 2015 Firmware Release
- Surface Pro 4 Rumors Persist
- A New Surface (Not Surface Pro) Tablet?
Surface News Roundup – 3/27/15: Second Firmware Release for March 2015
This additional firmware seems to add new support for the UEFI component and allows for a few bits of enhanced functionality for (mostly) enterprise customers.
Surface New Roundup – 3/27/15: Surface Pro 4 Rumors Abound
In the face of “no new information”, just about every tech site (and a lot of non-tech sites) are constantly recirculating the same rumors and speculation as to when the Surface Pro 4 will be announced/released, what the specs will be, and how much it will cost.
You can read up on those rumors at the “Read More” links below.
Surface New Roundup – 3/27/15: A New Surface Tablet?
As we reported yesterday (3/26) Microsoft seems to be planning a successor to the lower-end Surface 2 to compete directly against the iPad. This tablet, if the rumors are accurate, could be announced as early as the end of April/beginning of May at the Build 2015 conference.
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