Windows 8 debuted last year, but it'll truly arrive Saturday with the release of the Microsoft Surface with Windows 8 Pro tablet.
The Surface Pro is the first Microsoft-branded device capable of running a full version of the company's Windows 8 Pro operating system. And although it comes in the shape of a tablet, the little device has the power of a full-size desktop.
[Update 2:00 p.m. Feb. 6: An earlier version of this post said the Surface Pro goes on sale Friday.]
The new Surface Pro looks essentially the same as its sibling, the Surface RT, but a few differences in the hardware and a number of new features in the software set the two...