Scenes From Microsoft’s Packed Times Square Surface Launch

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http://techcrunch.com – Driving through Times Square is a tricky proposition even on normal nights, but for a few moments tonight it was basically impossible to cruise down 7th Avenue. That’s because Microsoft officially kicked off sales for its new Windows RT-powered Surface tablet, and briefly closed the street to ensure none of the curious onlookers were hit by errant cabs. Walking through Times Square tonight, it would be hard to miss Microsoft’s promoting efforts anyway. The company has taken over the majority of billboards around the area and also set up some demo stations in the middle of the plaza. Th (IT news)