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The Best Windows Tablet Display Doesn't Come From Microsoft

A new generation of Windows tablets has arrived with the launch of the Microsoft Surface 2, their second generation tablet, and the Nokia Lumia 2520, Nokia’s first ever tablet. With virtually identical functionality and OS software, it is the quality and performance of their displays that really differentiates the tablets.

Nokia Lumia 2520 Review: Not Much More Than A Pretty Face

Up until now, pretty much your only option for a Windows RT tablet was the Surface 2. But now Nokia is giving you another choice, in the form of the Lumia 2520, a colourful line of tablets that look even larger versions of its rainbow phones.

Microsoft Surface 2 Australian Review: Brilliant Beauty, Sub-Par Software

It’s the second coming of Microsoft’s hybrid tablet for the masses, but has it improved at all from the last model? Sure it’s brilliant hardware, but it seems to have been made impotent by Windows RT.

Surface 2 Review: One Step Forward, Two Steps Behind

The Surface RT was Microsoft’s brassy if ultimately flawed to drop a cannonball in the placid, iPad and Kindle-dominated tablet pool. It didn’t quite work out. With the Surface 2, Microsoft is taking the opportunity to say “No guys, but really,” with a blistering, scary sort of confidence.

Lumia 2520: Nokia Is Making A 10-Inch Tablet Now, Too

Nokia just revealed its very first tablet, the 10-inch, Windows RT 8.1-running Lumia 2520. As far as tablets go, it’s pretty standard fare.

Is This Nokia’s Windows RT Tablet?

We’ve heard time and time again that Nokia may be working on a tablet. No, not that rumoured ‘Bandit’ Lumia 1520 phablet. We’re taking the alleged 10.1-inch (1080p) screen tablet — possibly codenamed ‘Sirius’ – that looks like a Lumia and runs Windows RT.

Will Android Overtake iPad In The Tablet Market This Year?

IDC figures suggest that Android shipments should overtake those of iPads in 2013, although that’s a slightly different thing from actual tablet sales.

Microsoft Wants You To Play XBLA Games On Windows 8 And RT

Microsoft has begun promoting its new Play service, beginning with the migration of 15 Xbox Live Arcade games to Windows 8 and Windows RT. The service allows users to play some XBLA games on their Windows 8 and Windows RT devices, and there’s much more on the way.

Windows RT Jailbroken To Run Desktop Apps

Windows RT has been hacked to allow desktop apps to run on Microsoft’s ARM-based OS. The trick circumvents a setting which usually restricts ARM-based apps to Microsoft’s built-in ones, so that unsigned desktop apps can also be installed.

Report: Nokia's Windows RT Tablet Will Have Surface-Like Cover

According to a report from The Verge, Nokia is going to out its own Windows RT tablet early next year. That’s fine; it would be weirder if they weren’t. But what’s a little less expected is that the company’s elves are hard at work on creating a keyboard cover of their very own.