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Surface With Windows RT: A Winner Despite Apps

Microsoft's Surface tablet with Windows RT is the first worthwhile post-PC device in our post-PC world. What it lacks in apps is compensated for by a near-desktop-class browser.
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The Surface RT's support for common USB devices came in handy when I wanted to copy some photos from an SD card. The screenshot above shows the media file importer copying the photos from the SD card connected to the tablet via an ordinary USB card reader. You also can use Windows Explorer to view files on a flash card or thumb drive.

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