Microsoft Surface 3 Takes Aim At Apple iPad Air 2

 

Microsoft renewed its efforts to take on Apple’s line of iPads Tuesday, announcing the new Surface 3, a smaller, lighter and cheaper version of the Surface Pro 3 tablet. The new Surface 3 starts at $499 and runs a full version of Windows 8.1. The Surface 3 is 0.34 inches thick, weighs 1.37 pounds and features…