It's possible that Microsoft may target the new Surface tablets toward the education market as an alternative to a recent move by Apple, which in March released a new iPad aimed at students and educators, for $329. Indeed, after canceling the 8-inch Surface Mini back in 2014 and leaving the 2015 Surface 3 without a successor, the company may bring a new 10-inch affordable Surface tablet to the market in the second half of 2018. The device would better compete with Apple's entry-level iPad and would return Microsoft to a market segment it abandoned when it stopped selling the Surface 3. They will also reportedly feature USB-C ports and be priced at around $400.
With 10-inch screens, the devices would be more diminutive in size than the 12-inch Surface Pro, as well as being 20 percent lighter. Bloomberg says the new models should start at about $400, but with plenty of upgrade options for more storage and cellular connectivity. Bloomberg's report claims a new 10-inch Surface will be powered by Intel instead. Like previous Surface tablets, it will feature an integrated kickstand. While iPad sales have shown some signs of slowing down, Bloomberg said Apple still sold around 44 million iPads, and brought in almost $20 billion in sales from the tablets, over the last four business quarters.
Five Killed in Attack on Riau Police HQ
The church bombing family were in the same religious study group as the two other families linked to the attacks, police said. The Sunday attacks were followed by another suicide bombing involving a family, this time on a Surabaya police station.
Metro Exodus Delayed Until 2019
In a press release touching on upcoming games from Deep Silver, THQ Nordic said it would be publishing Wasteland 2 and The Bard's Tale 4.
Sony to cease Vita physical game production
I hope you'll join me in dusting off your PlayStation Vita for one more round, to toast an old friend that did the best it could. With Sony's fiscal year ending on March 31, 2019, that's not a lot of time for Vita developers to get their games ready.
Nokia X6 with 5.8-inch display, dual rear cameras launched
Connectivity options include Cat.4 LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS, 3.5mm audio jack, and USB Type-C port. The vertically placed dual-camera setup is in the usual Nokia position but, the "Carl Zeiss" branding is missing.
#MeToo is here to stay: 'Game Of Thrones' star Emilia Clarke
The 31-year-old wowed wearing an off-the-shoulder dress which skimmed the floor at the premiere of Solo: A Star Wars Story . "On Game of Thrones , I have always been paid the same amount as my male co-stars", she said , according to Variety .
Teacher posts paycheck to draw attention to pay
The march, dubbed the " March for Students and Rally for Respect ", is another in a line of teacher uprisings across the nation. Berger also blamed "politically motivated rhetoric and misinformation" for criticism of lawmakers' public school decisions.
Abortion law is challenged in Iowa
If the ban takes effect, Iowa women would have to travel out of state to obtain an abortion after a fetal heartbeat is detected . Reynolds' spokesperson Brenna Smith said the state will be represented by the Thomas More Society "at no cost to taxpayers".
Allardyce, Everton part ways
England's all-time top scorer had reportedly agreed terms on a £12.5 million move to DC United in Major League Soccer last week. Allardyce took over the reins on November 30 a year ago , six months after leaving a similarly short stint at Crystal Palace.