With the Surface Laptop, Microsoft is trying to create the ultimate touchscreen-enabled notebook computer.
We run through, focusing on its unique (and potentially problematic) fabric covering, and we touch on some alternative Windows laptops you may want to consider.
Also on the show: the, and created by a major bank consortium.
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We go deep on the Surface Laptop (The 3:59, Ep. 239)