Microsoft officials committed last week to providing an ARM-based Surface 2 tablet with LTE wireless connectivity in early 2014. This week, Surface execs disclosed that the Surface 2 with LTE would debut on AT&T and Vodafone first.
A number of current and potential Surface users have been requesting an LTE Surface. However, last year Microsoft officials said that the company's telemetry data showed that the majority of potential tablet purchasers didn't want or need LTE.
As GeekWire noted, Microsoft's Surface chief Panos Panay made the announcement at a Microsoft Surface promotional event in a Microsoft … Read more