Microsoft Has Surfaced

Microsoft’s Surface Laptop

If you’re looking for an alternative to MacBooks, Microsoft may have the answer. Enter the Microsoft Surface Laptop. Priced at $999 and running an entirely new operating system, Windows 10 S, the Surface Laptop is aimed to be the replacement for the Google Chromebook; especially in the education world. Instead of partnering with Dell or HP, Microsoft proved that it could design a sleek machine in-house. Cue the old 90’s Windows startup noise. (Source: TechCrunch)


iPhone 8 Possibly Delayed Until 2018

Sorry Fruit geeks, your long waiting game for the iPhone 8 may have to continue. According to Business Insider UK, several supply chain reports have suggested that key component shortages and technical challenges have pushed back the release date of the device. If there isn’t a wireless charging device, I’m fine if the device never even comes out in the first place. (Source: The Verge)


A Wearable Seat

The ‘Archelis’ leg brace acts as a wearable seat designed for professionals who spend long hours on their feet. Strapping easily around your legs, the device allows you to sit as you bend your knees when working, propping your body up comfortably. Developed by Japanese molding company Nitto, ‘Archelis’ is a potential game changer when it comes ergonomics. (Source: Mashable)

About the Author: Erik Qualman

Often called a Digital Dale Carnegie and The Tony Robbins of Tech, Erik Qualman is a #1 Best Selling Author and Motivational Keynote Speaker that has spoken in 49 countries.

His Socialnomics work has been featured on 60 Minutes to the Wall Street Journal and used by the National Guard to NASA. His book Digital Leader propelled him to be voted the 2nd Most Likeable Author in the World behind Harry Potter's J.K. Rowling. Qualman is a sitting professor at Harvard & MIT's edX labs.

His latest book What Happens in Vegas Stays on YouTube is a Pulitzer Prize nominated work.
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