Can Microsoft Surface Dent the iPad?

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Today, Rex looks at the pros and cons of Microsoft's new Surface tablet, and whether it has a chance of cutting into Apple's iPad dominance.

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  • Report this Comment On June 29, 2012, at 2:52 PM, Resphigi wrote:

    No, because although Microsoft users defect to Apple, never to return, the converse isn't true. Once plugged into not only the functionality, but the design elegance of the iPad, there's no going back.

  • Report this Comment On June 29, 2012, at 3:26 PM, fatmonk wrote:

    Surface is an excellent name for MSFT's product. if it cannot make a dent, it is a Surface.

    If MSFT can not deliver, it is a Surface.

    if it is unstable, it is a Surface...

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