Tech site Gizmodo has been told told that tonight, at 12:01am EST the division of Microsoft that launched the Xbox and the Zune will unveil something very special. According to the website it's "something totally new coming out of the Entertainment and Devices division, and it's going to change the way people interact with technology." The email (which was not a tip but rather was mistakenly sent to Gizmodo through official channels) also stated that "you really have to see it to believe it."
Today at The Wall Street Journal’s D: All Thing’s Digital conference in Carlsbad, Calif., Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer unveiled the company’s first surface computing product, called Microsoft Surface – an innovation that will change the way people shop, dine, entertain and live. Viewers tuning into "The Today Show" on NBC-TV this morning also got a taste of this powerful new technology.