(BBC) - It was a busy week for product launches in the tech world. Arguably, the most historic of the bunch was the release of the first personal computer made by Microsoft. Mat Honan thought the company's new Surface tablet was 'extremely well-designed, meticulous even... certainly better than any full-size Android tablet on the market.' Against the iPad, he rated it both better and worse, depending on what you value most; good for video, less so for close reading of text. In time, when more applications become available, it'll be a viable alternative to its Apple rival, he says.
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