Sources: Computerworld, Surface Blog
quote: And an i7, 512GB SSD (mSATA at that), 8GB of memory and a high res screen is well over $1500 in a notebook. The price of this isn't nearly as bad as people like to make it out to be.
quote: Even the fastest SDXC cards still clock in at a small fraction of the speeds of an SSD
quote: Try compiling a large C++ project (they can be gigabytes in size for the entire project) from an SD card
quote: So yeah, probably not going to be true, but I was more or less giving an invitation for the OP to explain what he needed it for, more than anything.
quote: Microsoft is a day late and a dollar short when it comes to every single product they've ever sold
quote: Apple is merely a follower, never a trailblazer. Let everyone else go out of business with truly ingenious ideas, then walk in with something that's the same as everyone else but with premium prices.
quote: IPod worked like any mp3 player in the market did it? Remember that little draw back it had when every other mp3 player could easily be used as an usb harddrive. Plug it in, open drive, drag and drop. Had something to do with iTunes if I recall correctly.
quote: Apple is merely a follower, never a trailblazer. Let everyone else go out of business with truly ingenious ideas, then walk in with something that's the same as everyone else but with premium prices
quote: Jeez - are you really that dim
quote: I was responding to the idiotic comment
quote: Apple is merely a follower, never a trailblazer.
quote: The iPod looked and worked just like all the other music players that were already in the market.The iPhone looked and worked just like all the other phones that were already in the market.The iPad looked and worked just like all the other tablets that were already in the market.
quote: The Mac looked and worked just like all the other PCs that were already in the market.
quote: Try to stay focused on the real world, it's more interesting and it will help you stop saying dopey things in public.
quote: All three of these require iTunes on the host computer. You cannot just drag-and-drop anything, you must use iTunes. That limitation still exists today - and before you try to claim it's somehow a good thing, I did own several iPods and an iPhone.I don't need a program equivalent to iTunes to transfer MP3s to my Android phone. I don't need it for Windows Phone. I do need it for all iDevices.
quote: What was there before the iPod? Oh yeah, Samsung Yepp, Creative Labs Nomad Jukebox, iRiver, the list goes on, and all of them were there before Apple came out with its original iPod
quote: What came before the OG iPhone? LG Prada
quote: What came before the OG iPad? Full-size slates that ran Windows XP Tablet Edition
quote: Does this mean I'm a hater like the rest of DT? Hell no. My primary PC is a Mac. I still have a 4S. Right now I'm waiting on the 6 before I decide what to buy for my next phone