Samsung SUR40 with Microsoft PixelSense at WPC 2012

The Samsung SUR40 with Microsoft PixelSense is at the Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference (WPC) 2012 in Toronto. Development partners are demonstrating their applications and showing off the amazing experiences they’ve created for the SUR40. This is a great opportunity to get hands-on with the new Samsung SUR40 device. Visit the team and connect with partners…

Launch: Microsoft Surface Toolkit for Windows Touch Beta

We’ve got some great news for Windows Touch developers. Today we’ve launched a toolkit for Windows Touch that allows developers to use some of the same controls that are used by developers on Microsoft Surface hardware today, but for PCs using Windows Touch. Before you can use the toolkit, you must have Microsoft Windows 7…


Surface Enhances the Super Bowl Experience

Our Microsoft Surface Strategic Partner IdentityMine was at the Super Bowl in Miami this past week. They partnered with HP and Microsoft Surface and Windows to bring an amazing collection of technology to the game. Kurt Brockett, Director of UX Evangelism at IdentityMine brought the story back home, so you can see what it took…


Windows 7 is here and Surface has joined the party

Today is a big day at Microsoft. Windows 7 is now available worldwide and our new Microsoft online store has launched. There’s coverage of what is happening over at The Windows Blog. It’s a party over here at Microsoft Surface too, because our contributions to the Touch Pack for Windows 7 have officially launched. What’s…


Microsoft Touch Pack for Windows 7

Over at the The Windows Blog they’ve got a new post up introducing the Microsoft Touch Pack for Windows 7. Here at Microsoft we’re all excited about Windows 7 and Windows Touch. On the Microsoft Surface team, we’ve got an additional reason to be excited. We have been working very closely with the Windows team…


Surfacing at D, yet again

So last year was Microsoft Surface’s coming out party at the Wall Street Journal’s D: All Things Digital conference. We’ll we’re back again…kind of.   By now you’ve heard the news… last night at D, Microsoft’s Julie Larson-Green showed Walt Mossberg some of the cool multi-touch innovations that will be included in the next version of Windows….