Delta Delta is once again in the headlines with the recent press announcement with Microsoft. Delta will equip its 11,000 pilots with the upcoming Surface 2 device that will fulfill the needs of an electronic flight bag. The official Microsoft Press Release can be found here. You can also read more about this announcement from... Continue Reading →
I had a quick discussion the other day with an enterprise customer when they mentioned that Microsoft makes it difficult to purchase the Surface devices for their Enterprise organization. They loved the device but they didn’t want to go through all of the hassle to order 1 or order bulk. This customer was still thinking... Continue Reading →
Unfortunately, I was away today so I haven’t had a chance to put together a post on the new Surface 2. Until then, if you would like to watch the Surface 2 Launch Event On-Demand, you can watch the 1 hour 5 minutes video here. I would love to hear your thoughts.
Have you ever wonder what those Surface Firmware updates do for you? The Surface team posted a blog yesterday about the most recent update. I’m really excited to discover that I can change my top row keys to be the function keys as primary… just press FN+Caps to switch to Function Key mode… do it... Continue Reading →
The much anticipated Deployment Guide has been released for the Surface Pro. If you click this link you will be redirected to the Microsoft Download Center for the Surface Pro firmware and driver pack. Then, click Download and you will be presented with the ability to download the Firmware and Driver Pack or the 16... Continue Reading →
Over the last couple of weeks, I’ve received some inquiries on how to deploy a Windows 8 image to devices that are UEFI; especially if they are UEFI only like the Surface Pro. Some of the challenges I am hearing are related to UEFI systems requiring the boot files residing on a FAT32 partition. For... Continue Reading →
Are you looking for the Surface Pro firmware and driver pack? Microsoft has made these readily available. They are located here.
Jonathan Case, artist, shares his perspective and experience using the Microsoft Surface Pro as a portable replacement for his Cintiq that will also provide him “with good ergonomics and enough horsepower to run professional software.” This is a great read where he shares the positives and current shortcomings from an artist perspective. Read his... Continue Reading →