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Microsoft Releases New Mac to Surface Migration Tool

Microsoft is attempting to make it easier for Mac users to switch over to Windows. Today, the company has silently released a new tool called "Mac to Surface Assistant," which will help transfer the user's files from their Mac to the Microsoft Surface. The migration tool, which was first spotted by The Verge, is relatively...

Mac Users Are Switching to Surface More Than Ever, Claims Microsoft

In a recent post on its official blog, Microsoft has claimed “more people are switching from Macs to Surface than ever before”, while revealing that November was the “best month ever for consumer Surface sales" due to a number of Black Friday deals on the Surface Pro 4 (via The Verge). The company also cites “the disappointment of...

“Surface is an iPad Knockoff”, Says NFL’s Most Expensive Player

Despite Microsoft's NFL sponsorship, the Chicago Bears quarterback and NFL’s highest-paid player Jay Cutler has revealed that he has no idea who makes the Surface tablets or what they are called. According to ESPN, Cutler used these words to describe his impression of the Surface Pro 2s that adorn game day: "Knockoff iPads” (via CNET). "If you're associated with the NFL,...

Microsoft Has Lost $1.7 Billion on its Surface Tablet in Two Years

Microsoft’s Surface tablet debuted in 2012 and has long been touted as a potential iPad rival, but the numbers tell a different story. According to ComputerWorld, their estimates based on Microsoft’s 8-K and 10-K SEC filings show the company has lost roughly $1.7 billion to date on the Surface: But that was small potatoes compared...