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Why the new Microsoft Surface devices don't have a webcam shutter

Microsoft believes that alerting users that their secured devices are on outweighs the need to put a physical camera shutter on devices like the Surface Book 3 and Surface Go 2.

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Microsoft's Surface Go 2 debuts: An ultraportable tablet with significantly more performance

Microsoft announces the Surface Go 2, a faster version of its ultramobile Windows tablet with an improved screen, LTE options and a great webcam.

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Suddenly, Microsoft's Surface cameras are a compelling feature

Microsoft executives tell PCWorld why the webcams in the Surface Book 3, Surface Go 2, and Surface Pro 7 are better than the competition's.

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Microsoft says the Surface Book 3 will be 50 percent faster than before

Microsoft's Surface Book 3 debuts with 10th-gen Intel Core Ice Lake processors, a whopping 2TB SSD option, and even real-time ray tracing options with a Nvidia Quadro RTX GPU.

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Microsoft officially delays Surface Neo, dual-screen Windows PCs

Microsoft chief product officer Panos Panay says that dual-screen Windows PCs like the Surface Neo won't ship until "the right moment." Windows 10X will be repurposes on single-screen PCs. He also pledges to accelerate Windows 10's...

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Microsoft's Surface Duo may have a 'Peek' interface for glancing at calls

Unauthorized video published by WalkingCat on Twitter appears to reveal "Peek," a feature of the upcoming Surface Duo Android phone from Microsoft that shows a narrow strip of information when the phone is slightly opened.

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Microsoft Surface Laptop 3 screens are cracking, some users say

Some users say that the Microsoft Surface Laptop 3 has begun spontaneously developing cracks in the screen, leading them to call upon Microsoft to look into it.

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Microsoft Surface Pro 7 review: Still the best Windows tablet you can buy

Microsoft upgrades the Surface Pro 7 with Intel's new 'Ice Lake' Core chip and a modern USB-C port. Both elevate Microsoft's Windows tablet into Editor's Choice territory.


Microsoft combines Windows and Surface, potentially making it tougher on PC makers

Microsoft's latest reorganization reportedly sees chief product officer Panos Panay taking control of Windows and Surface development, as Windows experience chief Joe Belfiore moves to Office.

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Microsoft's Surface sales near $2 billion, but its Azure cloud business is growing faster

Microsoft reports a strong quarter, dominated by its cloud business. Surface sales surged to near-$2 billion, but the future looks a bit hazier for Windows PC sales and Xbox.

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Here's what Android running on the dual-screen Surface Duo might look like

Work combining Microsoft's dual-screen Android emulator and a render of the Surface Duo reveals some interesting use cases.

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Microsoft Surface Pro X review: This isn't the long-lasting tablet we were hoping for

Microsoft's Surface Pro X reimagines the Surface Pro tablet line, but its battery life misses the boat, and bugs and other issues narrow its usefulness.

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PCWorld's November Digital Magazine: Microsoft's big Surface event

Enjoy the best of in a curated Digital Magazine for Android and iOS.

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Microsoft Surface Laptop 3 15-inch (Ryzen 7) review: The price tag climbs, but battery life drops

We've tested a second 15-inch Microsoft Surface Laptop 3, this time with a top-of-the-line Ryzen 7 processor inside. You'll pay more for a moderate performance bump, but even more disappointing battery life.

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Microsoft won't upgrade your Surface Laptop 3's SSD at a Microsoft Store, for now

If you thought that Microsoft might upgrade your Surface Laptop 3's SSD to save you $400 or more, think again. The removable hard drive is there to protect your data, not for convenience. For now.

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Surface Laptop 3 review: AMD Ryzen makes a good 15-inch Surface, but Intel's version may be better

Microsoft's 15-inch Surface Laptop 3 boldly includes a custom AMD processor, and maintains Surface excellence while adding new features like USB-C. But is it really the best Surface Laptop 3 you can buy?

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What makes the Ryzen 7 Surface Edition inside the Surface Laptop 3 so custom

Microsoft's 15-inch Surface Laptop 3 running a “custom” AMD Ryzen CPU was one of the big surprises of Microsoft’s new Surface lineup. AMD VP Jack Huynh tells us more.

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Surface Book 2 firmware fixes Nvidia GPU bug blocking Windows 10 upgrades

Microsoft has apparently patched the longstanding bug that prevented the Surface Book 2 from receiving the Windows 10 May 2019 Update.

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