Microsoft’s new Surface Dial collection helps you see what apps work best with your Surface
Microsoft introduced the Surface Dial along with the Surface Studio. The accessory works really well in Windows 10 as it’s integrated into some of the stock Windows 10 apps. But what makes it even better is the fact that thi...
Microsoft’s latest promo video wants you to Dial into your creative side
Surface Dial is a unique input device from Microsoft that allows you to edit, rotate, and manipulate your creations on a Surface device in a single turn. You can also click and hold Surface Dial to display a radial menu of tools w...
The new Surface Pro will come with full Surface Dial support
Microsoft today announced that the new Surface Pro device will come with full Surface Dial support. Just like how it works with the Surface Studio, Surface Dial can be placed directly on the Surface Pro screen for new kind of inte...
Microsoft shows how combining Pen and Touch on Windows tablets could work (video)
Microsoft user interface research lead Bill Buxton and colleagues have shown off a concept of how combining pen and fingers can improve the usability of Windows tablets and enhance productivity. The video shows the benefit of how ...
djay Pro finally comes to Windows 10, packs Surface Dial integration and more
Algoriddim, the maker of the popular djay Pro software on Mac and the iPhone is bringing its software to Windows 10 devices. The company today launched its new Universal Windows Platform app for Windows 10 devices on the Windows S...
Microsoft shares more details about the Surface Dial
Microsoft’s Surface Dial has been on sale for a few months now. While only users with a Surface Studio, Surface Book or Surface Pro 4 will be abe to take full advantage of this device, the Dial works with Bluetooth enabled ...
Developers: This extension lets you add Surface Dial integration to Visual Studio
by Sean Chan
If you use Visual Studio and happen to own a Surface Dial, you might be glad to know that there’s a new extension that lets you add Surface Dial integration to Visual Studio. With this extension enabled, you can scroll in th...
Microsoft shows off the power of the Surface Dial in new video
Microsoft has posted a new video showing how you can get the best from their latest accessory, the Surface Dial, which of course works not only the niche Surface Studio, but also on the latest Surface Book and Surface Pro 4. In th...
Microsoft introduces new per-app settings for Surface Dial
While Microsoft’s Surface Dial exposed new usability features in apps which supported it, users had no way of changing what the Dial was used for in those apps – in the Windows 10 Creators Update, Microsoft is changing...
Learn how to build UWP apps that support Surface Dial and other Windows wheel devices
Windows Wheel devices, such as the Surface Dial, are a new category of input device that enable compelling and unique user interaction experiences for Windows and Windows apps. With a form factor based on a rotate action (or gestu...
Surface Dial gets the iFixit treatment, attains a “4” repairability score
After its Surface Studio teardown earlier this week, iFixit has also shared its thoughts on Microsoft’s newest peripheral device – the Surface Dial. The Surface Dial is a new interaction tool for Microsft, it adds new ...