While checking out the details on the new Sidewinder mouse, we spotted Microsoft throwing a general party around their hardware line up. To celebrate the 25th anniversary of their hardware business, Microsoft is doing 25% cashback deals when you send off for redemption. So that SideWinder might be retailing for $129.95, but after redemption it will be yours for $94.95. Full details, and a list of the specific values they're giving you back (some come in at better than 25%), at the Microsoft hardware site. [Microsoft Hardware]
Microsoft hardware 25% rebate until 31st January
Trending Stories Right Now
When Banksy remotely shredded his "Girl with Balloon" during a Sotheby's auction earlier this month, it was both surprising and unsurprising. While the act itself shocked at the time, in hindsight, it lines up perfectly with the mysterious artist's MO. The only hitch being the destruction stuffing up halfway through. Now, Banksy has released a behind-the-scenes video, showing exactly how the shredding should have worked.
The Surface Laptop 2’s billboard new feature isn’t a feature at all. It’s a colour. You can now get the device in a severe matte black that manages to be deeply opaque whilst still being totally striking and beautiful. But that the device’s leading point of interest is a colour should raise some red flags that maybe there’s not all that much to be excited about. And in a way, maybe there never was.