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Los Angeles schools to offer students hybrids and laptops instead of Apple iPads

Los Angeles schools to offer students hybrids and laptops instead of Apple iPads

Rich Edmonds 79

Los Angeles officials are looking to Chromebooks, Microsoft's Windows 8 and other hardware to complement its iPad offering in the education sector. Students in Los Angeles have enjoyed the use of iPads to aid with not only their education, but also social lives too thanks to easily bypassing any security filters in place. Schools will be able to differentiate what is offered to students...

Microsoft delays Office for iPad, but speeds up Office for Windows RT

Microsoft delays Office for iPad, but speeds up Office for Windows RT

Michael Archambault 174

Many Apple users have been asking Microsoft when Office for iPad will be released, and to their dismay, the project is being delayed. While this may be a disappointing notice for iOS lovers, Microsoft fans should be excited, because the delay is a result of the company wanting to focus on Office “Gemini” – a touch optimized Windows 8 set of Office applications. According to Mary Jo...

Dump your old iPad at the Microsoft Store and get at least $200 towards your next Surface

Dump your old iPad at the Microsoft Store and get at least $200 towards your next Surface

Sam Sabri 109

Nothing like a deal to put us in a good mood. In case you didn’t know, Microsoft is planning to update its Surface line of products in a few short weeks. We’re expecting to see the Surface 2, follow up to last year’s Surface RT and the Surface Pro 2, which is the Haswell refresh of the Surface Pro. Those devices should be announced and available around the launch of Windows 8.1 on...

Microsoft makes fun of Apple's iPad yet again, brings aboard Dell's XPS 10

Microsoft makes fun of Apple's iPad yet again, brings aboard Dell's XPS 10

Michael Archambault 142

Microsoft is once again making fun of Apple’s iPad in its latest commercial; this time, it takes on Dell’s XPS 10 Windows RT Tablet. The advertisement starts out by picking on the iPad’s home screen; specifically the fact that you can’t zoom around and see an overview of your content. The Apple tablet screams “Ouch” in protest as a user tries to pinch the view unsuccessfully. Next it’s...

Microsoft takes on the iPad yet again, in its latest tablet commercial

Microsoft takes on the iPad yet again, in its latest tablet commercial

Michael Archambault 174

Microsoft isn't letting up on its release of commercials shunning the iPad and touting its own Windows RT Tablets. The latest commercial from Redmond compares the thin form factor of the ASUS VivoTab (.32 inches) vs. the iPad’s .37 inches. Microsoft also doesn’t forget to point out the weight of the lighter ASUS tablet (1.16 lbs.) vs. the iPad’s 1.44 lbs. After drooling over the ASUS'...