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    If I know one thing about the people who tune into our weekly Tech Tuesday Live Twitter Chats, it’s that they love All-in-One PCs. It doesn’t take me by surprise because I also love All-in-Ones. I mean what’s not to love in having everything you want in one place? For those of you who agree, you’ll be...
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    If you are a particularly loyal follower of the @WindowsBlog on Twitter or you happen to have an uncanny interest in my travel schedule, you may have noticed that we’ve been tweeting all summer about a series called Artist#Talk. If you have, then thank you for paying attention. If you haven’t then you...
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    This week I’m pleased to announce that we are partnering with the Microsoft Citizenship team to talk to you about something near and dear to my heart – youth empowerment. I have spent time on and off teaching in public schools, educating on mountain slopes and talking to kids about science and technology...
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    My friends on the Microsoft Hardware Team recently shared that they have released new colors and Artist Edition mice for the Wireless Mobile Mice 3500 series . You may have seen Brandon LeBlanc ’s post here . The new series of mice are bright, vivid and just as inspiring as those in the previous collections...
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