Can Microsoft Beat Back Surface 2 Bad Buzz?

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Lack Of Apps That Matter

Microsoft now boasts 100,000 apps for Surface tablets, but if you’ve spent more than 30 minutes browsing the Windows Store library, you’ll realize there are way too many big-name app no-shows.

A lackluster app collection is less of an issue on the Surface Pro 2, thanks to a full Windows 8.1 OS implementation. But on Surface 2, which can’t run anything but modern UI apps, a dearth of apps is going to be a deal-breaker.

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