Cyber Defense Operations Center video is currently the most viewed

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Microsoft: More than 200 million Windows 8 licenses sold | ZDNet

“Windows 8 has surpassed 200 million licenses sold, and we continue to see momentum. This number includes Windows licenses that ship on a new tablet or PC, as well as upgrades to Windows 8. The figure does not include volume license sales to enterprise. Windows is a central part of life for more than 1.5 billion people around the world, and we are looking forward to the future.”

via Microsoft: More than 200 million Windows 8 licenses sold | ZDNet.

Surface Pro kommt in die Schweiz

Wallisellen, 16. Mai 2013 – Microsoft startet am 30. Mai mit dem Verkauf von Surface Pro in der Schweiz. Surface Pro mit Windows 8 ist ein vollwertiger Laptop, der die Leistung von einem PC mit dem Komfort eines Tablets kombiniert. In der Schweiz ist Surface Pro mit 64 GB oder 128 GB bei ausgewählten Fachhändlern oder im Microsoft Store erhältlich.

Surface Pro mit Windows 8 unterstützt alle Office- und Windows-Programme, Apps und Games und kann so für alle Arbeits- und Unterhaltungsbereiche eingesetzt werden.

Unverbindliche Preisempfehlung (UVP) für die in der Schweiz erhältlichen Modelle:

64 GB Surface Pro: CHF 959.-

128 GB Surface Pro: CHF 1‘059.-

via Microsoft Mediacorner – Press Release.

My Transition to Surface Pro and Manga Studio –


My Transition to Surface Pro and Manga Studio Comics / Tools Posted by Jonathan Case / 8 comments Painting in Manga Studio 5My fellow creative-industry Apple users: prepare thyselves. Heresy lies ahead. You may not like what I have to say. You may think I’m batty. That’s fine. For myself, I’m at the end of a months-long quest for a more flexible workflow, and I’m having quite a bit of fun. It was a bumpy road getting here, but for me, moving my digital art production from a giant Cintiq to the Surface Pro was the right move. If you have a similar desire to break your desk-bound chains and put on the shackles of forever having your work with you, read on. We can share the crazy.

via My Transition to Surface Pro and Manga Studio –