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Nokia Lumia 2520 vs Microsoft's Surface 2: Spec showdown

Two roughly $500 Windows RT tablets with optional keyboard accessories enter the ring. THERE CAN BE ONLY ONE! ...or is there room for peaceful coexistence?

Microsoft ships Surface 2 tablets to lukewarm reviews

Microsoft launched its Surface 2 and Surface Pro 2 tablets at midnight Tuesday morning. Early reviews of the tablet were favorable, though not overly enthusiastic.

The other tablet: How the Surface 2 beats the iPad

Apple's iPad may be more well-rounded, but the Surface 2 and Windows RT 8.1 win screens-down for Office-centric productivity.

Microsoft releases fix for Surface RT slates borked by Windows RT 8.1 update

But the flawed Windows RT update still isn't available in the Windows Store.

Acer joins the 8-inch Windows tablet fray with the Atom-powered Iconia W4

Acer has produced 8-inch tablets before, but this is the first to run the Windows 8.1 operating system.

High-end Surface Pro 2 tablets pushed back to December

Users dying for a $1799 version of the Surface Pro 2 tablet will now have to wait until December to buy one from Microsoft.

Lenovo shows off an 8-inch Bay Trail-T tablet: the Miix2

The smaller sibling to Lenovo's 10-inch Miix tablet will ship with Windows 8.1 and Microsoft Office Home & Student 2013.

Surface RT name caused 'confusion' with consumers, Microsoft manager admits

But is "Surface 2" really an improvement?

More PC sales than expected may bolster Microsoft's profit

Microsoft will probably report better than expected Windows revenue when it issues its third-quarter earnings numbers this month, based on PC shipment estimates by research firm IDC.

Best Buy will pay you $200 to $350 for your old Surface tablet

The catch? You'll be paid in store credit.

Dell XPS 10, Lenovo Yoga 11 owners to get free Windows RT 8.1 updates

Dell's XPS 10 tablet and Lenovo's Yoga 11 hybrid with Windows RT have been discontinued, but the companies will provide customers free upgrades to the latest Windows RT 8.1 when the OS comes out later this month.

The PC makers' battle against Microsoft's Surface, in their own words

HP CEO Meg Whitman is just the latest to publicly lament Microsoft's decision to compete against its partners with the Surface tablet.

Surface 2 launch plans ditch pop-ups for Pitbull

Because nothing says "productivity" like club-ready rap.