Google Nexus 7 Sales: What Windows 8 Surface Tablets Can Learn

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http://www.thevarguy.com – When Windows 8 Surface tablets launch this fall, maybe Microsoft should steal a page from the Google Nexus 7 tablet launch: Microsoft should sell Surface tablets mainly online and keep inventories low to ensure initial tablet shipments “sell out.” Here’s why. Google’s 16GB Nexus tablet, which counters Amazon’s Kindle Fire, apparently is sold out. According to PCMag.com: “The shortage in Nexus 7 tablets isn’t just confined to Google’s own online store, however. As we reported a week and change ago, Nexus 7 tablet allocations have been running low (IT news)