Microsoft Surface CloudBook Coming Soon With Windows 10 Cloud On Board?

GETTYMicrosoft has announced a possible launch event in New York next month

Windows 10 Cloud OS is supposed to be an alternative to Chrome OS and it will be able to run Universal Windows Apps.

You can use any paired iPhone, Android, or Windows Phone to detect when you step away from your PC or tablet, which will be automatically locked - and then unlocked when you come back again. As Microsoft's roadmap for Windows 10 Mobile is still uncertain, would you rather buy an Alcatel Idol 4S or an HP Elite x3 rather than an iPhone 7 or a Galaxy S8?

Microsoft this week began blocking Windows 7 and 8.1 PCs equipped with the very newest processors from receiving security updates, making good on a policy it announced but did not implement a year ago. Even Apple locked horns against Microsoft's Surface range line when it launched the iPad Pro.

Microsoft would be very desperate to take on Google in the education segment where there is an increasing demand for cheaper and convenient devices.

Now Microsoft appears to aiming at the other end of the market. The new device will be be affordable mid-range device featuring Windows Cloud. This is exactly what rumors suggest is happening to the Surface Book. Other features rumored for the Microsoft Surface Pro 5 include a longer battery life, a USB Type-C port support, as well as a rechargeable Surface Pen. The company won't likely have a big event when it finally reveals the 2-in-1 hybrid device.

The release of the Microsoft Surface Phone has been in the rumor mill for a long time now despite the fact that the Redmond, Washington technology company never specifically mentioned their plans about the said product. Of course, we can expect to see upgrades later in the year but the Surface Pro 5 isn't making its debut on May 2.

Microsoft has now officially announced that it will be holding an event on May 2. Indeed, you probably already all know the truth: Windows Phone has slowly become irrelevant since Microsoft scaled back its mobile efforts following the release of the Lumia 950 and 950XL, and its market share has decreased significantly previous year. Creators Update just made that possible. IT administrators are an important audience for Microsoft as it continues its quest of pushing Windows 10 to a billion machines, and it's appealing to that group with a new way to make the Settings app work better for larger organizations. The concept shows a Windows 10 Mobile powered Nokia device with some awesome design changes.

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