Tag Archive: Surface

Surface Go vs. Chromebooks: Which should you buy?

Chromebooks are taking over, and Microsoft’s new Surface Go aims to halt that.

When a company makes a computer “for schools” these days, what that really means is that product is positioned to compete with Chromebooks.

Google’s lightweight OS and the inexpensive hardware it tends to live in has been largely responsible for the first reals signs of growth the standard PC market has seen over the last two years, due in no small part to the  [Read More…]

Microsoft’s Surface Go can learn from past Chromebook blunders

There are plenty of bad ideas and bad implementations in the Chromebook world, and Microsoft should be looking at all of them.

Have you checked out the Surface Go? If you haven’t, it’s Microsoft’s latest answer to the iPad and Chromebooks and while it’s not yet available, it’s already doing a lot of things right.

We’re going to talk a bit about it here today, not because I’m interested in using one, but because it’s a smart  [Read More…]

Surface Go vs. Chromebook: Which is better for you?

Chromebooks are more than likely enough for your school needs.

Microsoft’s Surface Go is going to be available soon, and it’s an intriguing device: $ 400 gets you a well-built tablet with full Windows. You can use any piece of Windows software built in the last twenty years, or stick to the store and web for an easier experience. Microsoft is positioning this as the perfect device for students, schools, and businesses.

But Chromebooks may be a  [Read More…]

The $50 Logitech MX Anywhere 2S wireless mouse covers multiple screens from any surface

An improvement of a classic design.

The Logitech MX Anywhere 2S wireless mouse is down to $ 49.99 on Amazon. This is a match for its lowest price ever and $ 15 off its regular price. It only hit this price once before back in very early May. The price is only good on the Black version as the other colors are selling for around $ 80.

The original MX Anywhere was one of Logitech’s best mice.  [Read More…]

Microsoft’s sale on the Surface Laptop covers every color and every configuration

Blue, Gold, Platinum, or Burgundy.

The Microsoft Surface Laptop in Cobalt Blue with a Core i5, 8GB RAM, and 256GB SSD is down to $ 999 on Amazon and the Microsoft Store. It also comes in a variety of colors, including Graphite Gold, Burgundy, and Platinum. I just went with Cobalt Blue because I like it the most. This laptop is normally $ 1,100 on Amazon and as much as $ 1,300 at Microsoft.

This is part  [Read More…]

Google Play has changed its ranking algorithms to surface high-performance apps

There’s more to an app than just its features and price.

How stable an app is, how well it performs, and its consistency are just as important to the app experience as anything else — and Google knows it. That’s why it has announced today that Google Play has changed its ranking algorithms to surface apps that exhibit the best performance, lowest number of crashes, and the highest stability, rather than just the most installs or highest ratings.

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First pictures of dual-camera Bluboo D1 surface

One of the emerging trends in smartphones for 2017 is the inclusion of multiple cameras on the back side of phones. Heck, some are even set to come with dual setups on the front, too. One model set to feature two rear and two front-facing shooters, the Bluboo D1, has started to make a little […]

First samples from Ulefone Gemini’s dual camera surface

One of the features we expect to see offered in a number of phones in 2017 is the dual-camera setup for the rear. Already some devices are on the market with the enhanced camera setup and more are on the way. One such phone expected to pack a dual camera is the Ulefone Gemini. As previously discussed,

Moto M specs surface: Phone to have 5100 mAh battery

Over the last month or so, there have been whispers and leaked renders of Lenovo’s next phone, the Moto M. Now thanks to a tweet from Krispitech, and a report from The Verge, we know more about the specs of the Moto M. The Moto M will feature Android Marshmallow, a Qualcomm Snapdragon 625, fingerprint reader,

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