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Microsoft looks to roll out a Surface Pro docking station

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    Microsoft looks to roll out a Surface Pro docking station


    Last year, when asked on Reddit whether Microsoft would make its own dock for the Surface, Microsoft execs said that was not in the plans.

    But it looks as if they've had a change of heart, given the latest leaks from anonymous sources.

    Microsoft is readying a docking station that will work with both the Surface Pro and Surface Pro 2, according to reports on Neowin.Net and the Windows SuperSite
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    Read more at: Microsoft looks to roll out a Surface Pro docking station | ZDNet

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    A lot of other manufacturers are doing it with their tablets, makes sense for Microsoft to do it too. It will be interesting to see if it clam shells to make the surface more laptop like or is just a docking station that adds more ports etc.
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Microsoft looks to roll out a Surface Pro docking station
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