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    News - Microsoft Stores to open in UK, if US stores perform well

    Microsoft is in talks with UK property landlords for store openings during 2013 says FT.
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    Re: News - Microsoft Stores to open in UK, if US stores perform well

    *Fingers crossed* can't wait and should be great but I would start to wonder about retailers such as the Dixon retail group who do sell a large range of products which any Microsoft store will feature.

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    Re: News - Microsoft Stores to open in UK, if US stores perform well

    I for one really hope they open a few stores, preferably one close by!

    Really want to get my hands on a Surface or Surface Pro and see what it's like before spending that much money on something!

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    Re: News - Microsoft Stores to open in UK, if US stores perform well

    Oh lord. MORE dancing, clapping pseudo-nerds there to annoy me with their incompetance. Good-o.
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    Re: News - Microsoft Stores to open in UK, if US stores perform well

    Quote Originally Posted by Obscurity View Post
    Oh lord. MORE dancing, clapping pseudo-nerds there to annoy me with their incompetance. Good-o.
    Surely can't be worse then the rest of the high street?

    I'd say Apple store employees know more about iStuff than the average shop employee and shopper, if Microsoft can replicate that it should be a positive thing.

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    Re: News - Microsoft Stores to open in UK, if US stores perform well

    Can't help but laugh after seeing the big windows logo above the store, apple style.
    It would be nice for less boring stores, though!

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    Re: News - Microsoft Stores to open in UK, if US stores perform well

    Quote Originally Posted by Blastuk View Post
    Can't help but laugh after seeing the big windows logo above the store, apple style.
    Hope they place their stores next to or opposite Apple stores...

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    Re: News - Microsoft Stores to open in UK, if US stores perform well

    'Where Apple Stores have “Geniuses”....'

    Yet another reason why I could never buy and Apple product...

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    Re: News - Microsoft Stores to open in UK, if US stores perform well

    Sounds good. Hope they're not tempted to mimic Apple's clinical, boring stores though.

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