Sources: Microsoft, Delta, Apple Insider
quote: With the Windows RT 8.1 operating system, pilots will be able to open two applications side-by-side, offering, for example, the opportunity to assess weather information alongside proposed flight paths. The Live Tile user interface in Windows 8.1 can feed up-to-the-minute information to crew members while the Surface 2's true high-resolution 1080p touchscreen display adds detail to maps and other resources.
quote: Are you that much of a Microsft fanboy wintard that you have to spew insults at others?
quote: As for your clueless reasoning, the price difference between any of these competing tablet products is so negligible, it has zero impact on airline operating costs.
quote: If you think you're going to get a cheaper fare
quote: or that the airlines are going to be more profitable, because they saved $100 on a tablet, you are so clueless you shouldn't be here.
quote: Who told you that custom apps were needed? No custom apps are needed.
quote: Lastly, consider that because the iPad is the market leader by a huge margin
quote: Do you really think that introducing a clunky unfamiliar Microsoft tablet benefits the pilots in any way? Of course not.
quote: What an idiotic suggestion.
quote: Are you that much of a Microsft fanboy wintard that you have to spew insults at others? Really?