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Microsoft’s History with Tablets

July 18, 201253 min
How long has Microsoft supported pen-based PC interfaces? When did Bill Gates unveil the Tablet PC? What do we know about the Microsoft Surface tablet? Listen in as Jonathan and Chris explore the future (and surprising history) of Microsoft and tablets.Learn more about advertising on the HowStuffWorks podcasts at to learn about your ad choices when listening to podcasts, visit