Here is what Microsoft should have done. Give hardware makers Windows 8 RT for free for 2 years and then startcharging license fees. This would have gotten Microsoft a big foot in the door of the tabletmarket dominated by Apple and Google. Microsoft's approach was though to charge too much for RT from the get-go. There are only four other Windows 8 RT tablet on the market besides the Microsoft Surface.
Today at the Computex 2013 a lot of tablets have been announced, but I could not find a Windows 8 RT tablet. Acer Chairman J.T. Wang was even saying at the show that the Microsoft Windows RT OS won't be so influential anymore, and the firm has not yet decided if it will launch an RT tablet.
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