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I Bricked My Surface Pro


I just found out the hard way that there are major issues upgrading from Windows 8.1 RTM to Windows 8.1 GA.  (What is “GA”?)  I figured that downloading the 8.1GA and installing it would update everything that needed to be updated, but alas, that was a colossal failure.  It seems that about half of it […]

Microsoft Surface Supply Chain Shortage

Microsoft Surface Pro

There are issues with Microsoft’s supply chain for the new Microsoft Surface – specifically the 128GB version.  Some people have accused Microsoft of trying to “Apple it” and engineer a sell out, but the problems are deeper than that and are the result of a supply shortage. Let’s work backwards from what we know now. You […]