| Jun 12, 2014
| 3:59 PM
Microsoft's first specialty retail store in Maryland opened Thursday morning inside the Columbia mall to a queue of approximately 100 eager shoppers.
The open air kiosk-style store, which is one of 93 across North America, is located in the mall's center...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 11:09 AM
Father's Day deal alert!
Save more than $300 on a refurbished 64 GB Microsoft Surface RT selling for just $189 on eBay. Add a red Touch cover for $29.99.
The Microsoft-refurbished 10.6-inch tablet with Wi-Fi comes with a 1-year warranty and is...
| May 9, 2013
| 7:25 AM
According to internal documents obtained by the website TechCrunch, Microsoft has offered $1 billion for the digital assets of Nook Media, Barnes & Noble's digital book venture. The deal would give Microsoft Barnes & Noble's e-books, homegrown games and...
| May 6, 2014
| 8:27 AM
Microsoft has announced it will hold a press event May 20, and it is heavily expected the company will unveil a mini version of its Surface tablet.
The Redmond, Wash., tech giant began sending invitations to media outlets Monday. The event will be...
| May 13, 2014
| 10:30 AM
Multitaskers, rejoice: Apple is reportedly planning on adding a split-screen feature to the iPad that will allow the tablet to run two apps at the same time.
The Cupertino-based tech company will introduce the feature in iOS 8, the next version of...
| May 20, 2014
| 11:59 AM
Microsoft holds just a sliver of the worldwide tablet market. The company is hoping that its new Surface 3 can make the company a major player. Here's the marketing angle: It’s not just a tablet, it can replace your laptop too.
| May 29, 2014
| 11:02 AM
Microsoft is taking its third stab at making a tablet with the Surface Pro 3, a gadget it says is capable of replacing consumers' laptops.
The Redmond, Wash.-based tech giant unveiled the Surface Pro 3 earlier this month. Join The Times' Michelle...
| May 29, 2014
| 2:19 PM
Microsoft will open its first permanent specialty stores in Maryland this summer at The Mall in Columbia and Towson Town Center.
Other new stores coming to the Towson mall include lululemon athletica, Tommy Bahama and Sperry, the center announced...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 2:24 PM
Officially, the Microsoft press conference Thursday in San Francisco was intended to take the wraps off the long-awaited version of its Office for iPad.
While it's a big deal, it was also the first public appearance of Satya Nadella since becoming...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 10:16 AM
A Microsoft specialty store is opening Aug. 8 at the Town Center at Boca Raton.
The kiosk-type retail space will sell Windows phones, Microsoft Surface tablets, software, gaming consoles and other products.
Microsoft began rolling out small holiday...
| Apr 25, 2014
| 2:30 AM
Kiplinger's Personal Finance
These three hybrid devices are light like a tablet but allow you hassle-free access to traditional Windows programs.
Microsoft Surface Pro 2 ($900 for 64 gigabytes of storage; $120 to $130 for an optional keyboard). The...
| Nov 27, 2013
| 7:07 AM
Editor's note: This is a guest post from Mike Tietjens of crazytowndeals.com.
Most, if not all, Black Friday deals will be offered online -- and most will hit the web before the in-store sales begin.
These Best Buy deals have gone live today,...