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Microsoft Store to Open in Danbury

Just after the "Surface" tablet launches, you'll be able to get one at the only Microsoft store in Connecticut.



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    Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer shows the new tablet called Surface during a news conference at Milk Studios on June 18, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. The new Surface tablet utilizes a 10.6 inch screen with a cover that contains a full multitouch keyboard.

    Microsoft just launched its new “Surface” tablet and you will eventually have access to the new gadget at the first Microsoft store in Connecticut. It is scheduled to open on Saturday.

    The company will open a new store location in the Danbury Fair Mall on Saturday, June 23 at 10 a.m. 

    Young the Giant and O.A.R. will help kick off the grand opening with a special performance at 6 p.m. 

    Arrive early for a chance to receive a gift bag and complimentary tickets to the special performance by O.A.R. and Young the Giant

    New Microsoft Tablet "Takes Aim" at the iPad

    [NEWSC] New Microsoft Tablet "Takes Aim" at the iPad
    Microsoft has released the Surface, a new tablet that is set to challenge the iPad's market dominance. About the same size and weight as an iPad, the Surface also sports a 10.6 inch screen. The price for the new gadget, however, was not revealed. Mark Barger reports.
    (Published Tuesday, June 19, 2012)

    The Danbury Fair Mall is located at 7 Backus Avenue, Danbury.

    Surface will be available as Windows 8 launches.