Attending TechEd 2013 North America? Get a Surface RT Dirt Cheap

I posted an announcement earlier on our sister site, Windows IT Pro. Microsoft has an awesome deal on Surface RT’s and Surface Pro’s if you’re attending TechEd 2013 in New Orleans. Microsoft is already providing a full retail store onsite at TechEd, but today announced blow-out pricing for those wanting/needing a Microsoft Surface. Details here:  Microsoft Surface Blow-out Sale for...

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Deploy Surface Pro throughout your organization

I’ve heard from several different companies that have purchased Surface Pro’s by the stack for deployment throughout their organization. I’m sure Microsoft is aware of these cases, too, seeing that they just released a firmware and driver pack to help with Enterprise deployments. From the description: Cumulative firmware and drivers for the Surface Pro, including all current drivers as of...

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Surface Pro, OneNote, and MMS 2013

I’ll be bringing both a Surface RT and a Surface Pro with me to MMS 2013.  The Surface RT will be powering the slide decks at the myITforum booth (#741), helping us select the giveaway winners, and displaying some media at the myITforum party.  The Surface Pro, on the other hand, will be providing everything else – primarily, all my...

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Surface FAQ: Can I use the Surface Pro pen with the Surface RT?

Based on the wording on Microsoft’s own Surface web site, it’s totally unclear whether or not the Surface RT can take advantage of the Surface Pro’s digitized pen.  The digitized pen is a nice feature of the Surface Pro and works extremely well, though there’s not many apps that take full advantage of it’s functions yet.  Curious about the pen? ...

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