April 10, 2014
ASUS VivoTab Note 8, with Wacom digital stylus, now $299 in Microsoft Store

This sleek device comes with a Wacom digital stylus that has more than 1,000 levels of pressure sensitivity, giving you pinpoint control of what you write and draw on the screen. It also comes with Microsoft Office Home and Student which includes Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and OneNote – all perfect for note-taking, writing and projects.

March 5, 2014
Get where you need to go with HERE Maps in the Windows Store

Traveling doesn’t have to be a hassle, not when you have HERE Maps to help you get there. Now available for free from the Windows Store, this comprehensive app gives you dedicated city pages, detailed maps for major cities and directions (public transit, walking and driving).

March 3, 2014
New Microsoft retail store opens at Westfarms mall in Connecticut

On March 1, Microsoft opened the doors to its 53rd full-line retail store at Westfarms in West Hartford, Conn. That morning, Microsoft welcomed more than 1,312 customers, partners, community organizations and onlookers who lined up to celebrate the opening of the newest store.