Latest Surface computing Stories

2015-04-27 23:08:56

The Microsoft Surface Pro 3 is now available to businesses through the Channel.

New Touch Screen Technology Works On Any Surface
2013-07-10 18:03:51

New technology developed by a group at the Nanyang Technological University allows any surface to become a digital touch screen.

2009-03-16 06:45:00

It was announced at the South by Southwest Festival that the second generation of Microsoft's Surface computing device is only two or three years away.

2009-03-02 07:00:00

Growing network of partners develop innovative new experiences for Microsoft Surface. HANNOVER, Germany, March 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Today at CeBIT, Microsoft Corp.

2008-07-01 12:00:28

It's the computer that almost wasn't. Microsoft's Surface -- a touch-sensitive table that could redefine the way people interact with machines -- got its start in company research labs five years ago, though backers considered putting the project on ice several times.

2007-05-30 03:00:00

Microsoft Corp. has taken the wraps off "Surface," a coffee-table shaped computer that responds to touch and to special bar codes attached to everyday objects.

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.