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Apple takes cue from Microsoft with updates announced at WWDC 2015

Updates coming to Siri and iPad add some capabilities that Microsoft has introduced in earlier versions of Cortana and Surface tablets.

News Scan: FCC probes mobility, net neutrality nexus; Microsoft loses $1.2B on Surface;

Check out the hottest mobile IT news for May 19, including mobile net neutrality at the FCC, the money sink that is Microsoft Surface, Groupon's entrance into the POS market on iPads, Good Technology's planned IPO and how Phablet users differ from their smartphone and tablet counterparts.

Spotlight: Microsoft plans 7-inch Surface tablet, says WSJ

Microsoft is planning to launch a seven-inch Surface tablet later this year, according to a report by the Wall Street Journal.

Microsoft plugs 'critical' security holes in Windows RT OS for Surface

Microsoft is plugging "critical" security holes this week in Windows RT, the operating system that runs its cheaper Surface tablets.

Spotlight: Tablet makers and empty threats

When Microsoft announced its much-anticipated Surface tablet line, there were predictions from pundits everywhere that this would so annoy the other tablet makers that they'd all refuse to build Windows tablets.

Reports: Apple to announce iPhone 5, iPad Mini on September 12

Apple will follow its traditional practice of shipping new devices about nine days after announcing them when it starts the new round of device shipments on September 21, 2012.

Is there a Windows 8 tablet in your future?

There is no doubt that many companies are now supporting tablets as part of BYOD. But to date, the vast majority of tablets brought into the company have been iPads, causing some compatibility issues with Microsoft infrastructures and traditional Windows-based apps. 

Microsoft declares war on iPad with Surface tablet

Microsoft unveiled its first-ever tablet computers  at a Monday press event and will launch two versions of the new Surface product.