Surface Pro & Steve Ballmer Comments: Smarter Than You Think

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http://www.thevarguy.com – Surface Pro and Surface RT are not gunning to be the industry’s dominant tablets, according to Microsoft (NASDAQ: MSFT) CEO Steve Ballmer. Those comments have drawn fire from some critics. But can’t anyone read between the lines anymore? Ballmer’s statements were quite wise — especially when Microsoft still needs to work with Dell, HP, Lenovo and other Windows 8 tablet makers. Here’s the background. In an MIT Technology Review interview, MIT and Ballmer had this exchange: “MIT: Are you pleased with the sales of Surface, your new tablet computer? Ballmer: I (IT news)